- Alpha Group News
- 28. January 2019
- Press Release | Alpha Trains
New Chief Financial Officer of the Alpha Trains Group
Hermann Schlösser appointed new CFO of Alpha Trains
Luxembourg/Cologne, 28 January 2019 - Hermann Schlösser has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Alpha Trains Group, effective February 1, 2019. He brings some 15 years of experience in the financial sector to the role and started working for the leading lessor of locomotives and trains more than 6 years ago.
Schlösser joined Alpha Trains in 2012 as Senior Controller and was appointed Head of Controlling in May 2015. Between 2016 and 2018 he successfully implemented a new company-wide financial system as the responsible project manager for Alpha Trains. In June 2018, Schlösser took over responsibility for major parts of the finance department as Head of Finance. As CFO Schlösser will oversee and be in charge of all aspects of Alpha Trains’ finance activities.
After successfully studying business administration at Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Schlösser held several commercial positions at various companies, including international automotive suppliers Johnson Controls Automotive Group and Yazaki Europe Limited.
Schlösser succeeds Ingo Wurzer, who decided to leave the company in mid-2018 for personal reasons.