Executive Committee

Executive Committee

DANIEL LUTZ

DANIEL LUTZ

CEO ORIOR Group

Daniel Lutz graduated from the Executive Development course at IMD Lausanne and has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the St. Gallen University of Applied Sciences. From 1992 to 2001 he worked for Nestlé Switzerland in various sales and marketing roles. Between 2002 and 2004 he was Marketing Manager at Nestlé for the development and strategic implementation of the ice cream market in Malaysia and Singapore. From 2004 to 2006 he did the same job for Nestlé in Mexico. In 2006 he was appointed as Marketing Director Nestlé Ice Cream Switzerland and one year later, in 2007, took charge of Nestlé Frisco Findus in Rorschach as Division Executive Manager. In 2011 Daniel Lutz moved to Nestlé China Ltd., where he was responsible for ice cream and frozen foods for two years. He then became Managing Director with overall responsibility for Nestlé Food & Beverage Greater China Region. In October 2014 the Board of Directors of ORIOR AG appointed him as CEO; he took over operational management of the Group in February 2015.

 

FILIP DE SPIEGELEIRE

FILIP DE SPIEGELEIRE

Head ORIOR Europe,
Head Culinor Food Group

Filip de Spiegeleire holds an MBA from the Drucker School of Management of Claremont Graduate University in Los Angeles (USA). He joined Amando NV, his family company specialising in fine meats and cold cuts, in 1987 and managed the company as its CEO from 1992 to 2000. In 1989 Filip de Spiegeleire established its own company Culinor, a company that specialises in premium fresh convenience food, and, as a result of the increased focus on the growing market of fresh convenience food, Amando was sold in 2000. Under the leadership of its founder and CEO Filip De Spiegeleire, Culinor developed into a successful food group that is well-known in the Benelux. In August 2016 Culinor Food Group became an autonomous competence centre of ORIOR. Filip De Spiegeleire continues to lead Culinor Food Group and was named Head ORIOR Europe as well as appointed to the Management Board of ORIOR AG.

Other activities and functions: Filip De Spiegeleire is the managing director of Depot 52 BVBA and a member of the Board of Directors of Patisserie Alsacienne Bloch NV.

Bernhard Pfulg

Bernhard Pfulg

CFO a. i. ORIOR Group,
Member of the Extended Executive Committee

Bernhard Pfulg assumed the role of Group CFO ad interim in mid-December 2018 and now sits on the Extended Executive Committee of ORIOR Group in this role. Bernhard Pfulg has held several key positions in ORIOR Group over many years. He was the senior financial officer for Fredag and its subsidiaries in Switzerland and China from 1997 to 2006. In the years that followed he was also delegated responsibility for Pastinella and Le Patron's financial accounting and reporting. Bernhard has been a member of ORIOR's Investment Commission/Pension Plan and ORIOR Group’s Extended Management Team since 2014. During his many years with ORIOR Bernhard has assumed responsibility for various special Group-level projects, ranging from the establishment of an Internal Control System (ICS) and the continual development of Controlling operations to the introduction of electronic invoicing and invoice processing systems. Before joining ORIOR Group, Bernhard Pfulg held various positions, for example in organisational development, controlling, and finance and accounting units in the metalworking industry. Bernhard Pfulg earned a diploma in technical operations, admin and maintenance, after which he earned diplomas in both business administration and controlling from the Controller Akademie Munich as well as a Swiss Federal Diploma in Finance and Controlling from the Business School in Zurich.
 

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