Munich, January 14, 2019 – The TRATON GROUP, a company that was known as Volkswagen Truck & Bus until August 2018, has just added a key employee to its ranks as it prepares for a possible initial public offering (IPO): In January 2019, Rolf Woller (45) became Head of Investor Relations at the truck and bus division of Volkswagen AG, a segment that includes MAN, Scania and Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus. Before joining the company, Woller served for 12 years as the Head of Investor Relations at Continental. He was honored a number of times for his work there. He reports to TRATON CFO Christian Schulz.
Schulz said: “Our potential IPO represents a huge milestone on our way to becoming a Global Champion. We want to be prepared for it in the best possible way. With Rolf Woller, we were able to attract a very experienced individual in investor relations, and I am really looking forward to working with him.”
Woller succeeds Helga Würtele, who oversaw IR at TRATON while also serving as Head of Investor Relations at MAN SE. Würtele and her team will remain on board and assist Woller in preparations for the potential IPO at TRATON. She will also remain Head of Investor Relations at MAN SE.