Neil MacPherson appointed CEO of Rettig ICC

Neil MacPherson (54) has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Rettig ICC as of 1 January 2013 to replace the current CEO, Markus Lengauer (47), who will leave the company early next year to pursue new challenges outside the company.  

Markus has been an excellent CEO over the years and the Rettig Group is very grateful to him. Whilst we are sorry to see him go, we respect his decision and wish him all the best for the future.  

Neil joined Rettig ICC in 2004 and served as Rettig UK Managing Director before becoming Deputy CEO of Rettig ICC in 2007. In his new position, Neil will report to Hans Sohlström, President and CEO of Rettig Group. Further announcements regarding Neil’s existing responsibilities will follow.  

“Thanks to Neil’s extensive leadership skills and experience in the business he is very well placed to succeed Markus and to take Rettig ICC to the next level. We wish both gentlemen good luck and success”, says Hans Sohlström.  

“I thank the Rettig Group for all the years of good cooperation and wish Neil and the whole Rettig ICC team all the best for the future”, says Markus Lengauer.  

For more information, please contact: Hans Sohlström, tel. +358 400 547 717; Markus Lengauer, tel. +43 664 5202341; Neil MacPherson, tel. +44 7801 607444. 

Rettig Group is a Finnish family owned company focusing on three core business areas: Rettig ICC (Europe’s leading supplier of heat emitters, under-floor heating and indoor climate regulation), Bore (shipping) and Nordkalk (Northern Europe’s leading supplier of limestone-based products for industry, agriculture and environmental care). Turnover in 2011 amounted to some EUR 970 million. Rettig Group employs some 4,500 persons in 20 countries.