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Board of Directors (Appointments and Changes)

As part of the reorganization of the company, the Supervisory Board of Rosenbauer International AG and Chief Technology Officer Gottfried Brunbauer have mutually agreed that he will step down from the Executive Board on May 14,

2017. In addition to the press release of 3 May 2017 the Supervisory Board and
the Executive Board thank Gottfried Brunbauer for his extraordinary
business performance and successes on the Executive Board.

Gottfried Brunbauer has played a key role in molding the Rosenbauer Group’s development into the world’s leading manufacturer of firefighting technology. Under his technical leadership, the company has risen to become the technology and innovation leader – and a trendsetter – in the firefighting industry over the past 17 years. Held in high regard by all who had the privilege of working with him, Gottfried Brunbauer is ending his career at Rosenbauer after 22 years.

Gottfried Brunbauer first came to Rosenbauer in 1995 as an operating manager and was responsible for its ISO 14001 certification. In 1997 he was made the technical division manager for Firefighting Systems, and in 1998 he took over as the technical manager of Metz Aerials. In the year 2000 Gottfried Brunbauer was appointed to the Executive Board of Rosenbauer International AG in the role of Chief Technology Officer.

The Rosenbauer Group enjoyed an outstanding performance with Gottfried Brunbauer on its Executive Board. The company doubled in size, its production facilities are today the most advanced in the firefighting sector, and its production procedures lead the way for the entire industry. Under Gottfried Brunbauer, all plants were expanded and fitted with state-of-the-art technology. In Plant II in Leonding and the standardized AT and PANTHER vehicle lines, the company today already has a factory at the level of Industry 4.0. Gottfried Brunbauer as also largely responsible for product development in the field of firefighting systems and vehicles. Rosenbauer has been dazzling the industry here for years with the pioneering design of its technologically sophisticated innovations, from the portable fire pump to the aircraft rescue firefighting vehicle. An area of particular interest to Gottfried Brunbauer was the introduction and advancement of systematic innovation management, which has already sent a clear signal for the future direction of fire service vehicles with the Concept Fire Truck (CFT).

Gottfried Brunbauer has actively shaped the development of the company with his winning personality and vast business experience. The Supervisory Board and the Executive Board wish him all the best for the future.

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company: Rosenbauer International AG
Paschingerstrasse 90
A-4060 Leonding
phone: +43(0)732 6794 568
FAX: +43(0)732 6794 89
sector: Machine Manufacturing
ISIN: AT0000922554
indexes: WBI, ATX Prime

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