Further to his designation by the European Works Council of the Lafarge Group, the appointment of Ewald Simandl as Director became effective as of November 4, 2014 for a period of four years.
Ewald Simandl (1959) is a highly committed specialist in IT with great experience in the development and networking of computer systems. His strengths are in analyzing, defi ning and implementing business processes, where his knowledge in business is a perfect addition. In 1986, he began his career in the former “Perlmooser Zementwerke AG” in Vienna, which was bought in 1996 by Lafarge. His key responsibilities are Organization, Planning and Programming of business processes in a SAP-System, ongoing training for users as well as defining and leading national and international projects.
Ewald Simandl brings to the Board of Directors his vision as an employee as well as his knowledge of the Group and its businesses and his expertise in IT transformation projects.
Mr. Simandl holds 213 Lafarge shares.