- MAY 2020
WIELAND ELECTRIC STRENGTHENS MANAGEMENT
Wieland Electric GmbH from Bamberg has appointed Mr. Bernd P. Uckrow as new CEO. Mr. Uckrow is now responsible for the commercial areas of finance, controlling, personnel, IT and purchasing for the Wieland Division.
Mr. Uckrow is returning to Wieland's top management after 15 years. He already worked successfully for Wieland from 1995 to 2005, the last five years of which he spent as Commercial CEO of Wieland Holding GmbH and Wieland Electric GmbH.
His international career has led him to management positions abroad and to globally positioned companies such as SEW EURODRIVE GmbH, where he was also responsible for the commercial management.
With this appointment, Wieland Electric is sending a clear signal for the strategic corporate orientation and securing the future in the current difficult economic environment.
ABOUT WIELAND ELECTRIC
Wieland Electric, founded in Bamberg in 1910, is the inventor of safe electrical connection technology. Today, the family-owned company is one of the leading suppliers of safety and automation technology and has been the world market leader in the field of pluggable electrical installation for building services engineering for over 30 years.
Wieland Electric is a competent service partner and solution provider for customers worldwide. This is possible with approximately 1,600 employees and subsidiaries as well as sales organizations in more than 70 countries. In addition to Wieland Electric GmbH, since 1998 STOCKO Contact GmbH & Co. KG has been part of the Wieland holding company.
The company's core industries include mechanical engineering, wind power as well as building and lighting technology. The broad portfolio includes components, products and solutions for electrical installation, connection technology, power distribution, safety engineering and the control cabinet. In addition, Wieland Electric offers a comprehensive service and training program. With cross-industry experience, a wide range of products and numerous service offerings, the company has consistently developed from a component supplier to a solution provider in recent years.
WIELAND ELECTRIC GMBH
Brennerstraße 10 – 14
96052 Bamberg · Germany
Phone: +49 (951) 9324 - 316