29 November 2017
Stéphane Oehrli takes over as head of Rheinmetall Canada Inc.
Stéphane Oehrli has been appointed the new President and CEO of Rheinmetall Canada Inc. He succeeds Dr. Andreas Knackstedt who successfully developed Rheinmetall Canada’s position domestically and internationally over the past eight years. Dr. Knackstedt remains on the Board of Directors of Rheinmetall Canada and will act as the special advisor to the new President and CEO. Dr. Knackstedt’s future role within the Group will be communicated shortly.
Stéphane Oehrli has served Rheinmetall Canada in increasingly complex management roles for the last 15 years, becoming Vice-President, Sales and Programs management in 2010, reporting to Dr. Knackstedt. Prior to that, Mr. Oehrli worked for Deutsche Telekom’s T-Systems in Switzerland.