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25.07.2016 - Thomas Baur appointed as new Head of Swiss Post Offices & Sales

The Swiss Post Board of Directors has appointed Thomas Baur Head of Post Offices & Sales and a Member of Executive Management. Baur succeeds Franz Huber, who will now lead selected strategic projects for the Group. Thomas Baur has been Head of Delivery at PostMail since 2005 and will take up his new position on 1 September 2016.
With the appointment of 52-year-old Thomas Baur as Head of Post Offices & Sales Group unit and therefore a Member of Executive Management, the Board of Directors has completed the arrangements for ensuring a successor to Franz Huber, who has reached the age of 65 and will now lead selected strategic projects, reporting directly to CEO Susanne Ruoff. Thomas Baur is currently Head of Letter Delivery at Swiss Post and a Member of the Management Board for the PostMail Group unit. He takes up his new position on 1 September 2016.
Thomas Baur has been working for over twenty years in various positions in the top management of Swiss Post. His career milestones include his role as Head of Logistics at PostMail, responsibility for the development of the Express and Courier product division, as well as various positions in Group IT. In his current role, Thomas Baur is a Member of the Board of Directors of the subsidiaries Mobility Solutions Ltd, Presto Presse-Vertriebs AG and Direct Mail Company AG.