Hettich Australia announces the appointment of Jana Schönfeld as the third member of the Hettich Group’s management board.

The Hettich Group is headed by managing partner Dr Andreas Hettich, responsible for innovation, marketing and sales, while Dr Dieter Wirths is in charge of quality, technology and logistics. Jana Schönfeld joins the management team as CFO, responsible for management accounting, finances, personnel, IT, legal matters and taxation.

The 38-year-old Jana takes over from Stefan Jonitz who left the company in April 2016.

Jana Schönfeld studied commercial law and initially worked in various functions of human resources management at the Quelle Group, lastly as head of Corporate HR and head of human resources management for the company's subsidiaries in specialist mail orders. She was employed at TÜV Nord from 2010, first as head of human resources management within the Industry Service business unit, then as head of the Support Centre for the same business unit.

Jana Schönfeld brings her extensive experience in human resources, and managing shared services and corporate functions as well as IT projects to her new role at the Hettich Group.

Image: Jana Schönfeld has been the third member of the Hettich management board since 1 January 2017. Photo: Hettich