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"High-quality products and innovative services: that's the tradition at MEGGLE and will soon have been the secret of our success for the last 135 years."

Matthias Oettel

Matthias Oettel was appointed to the MEGGLE AG Management Board on 1 March 2018. Having been renamed MEGGLE Group GmbH, he has been the Chairman of the Management Board (Chief Executive Officer) since 22 January 2020. As Managing Director he is responsible for Consumer Products.

He graduated as an engineer for construction technology from TU Chemnitz.

After university Mr Oettel started his career at Danone. In more than 15 years he gained experience in several key positions in Sales.

From 2004 Mr Oettel worked for Bel Deutschland GmbH as Country Sales Director.

He moved to Nöm International AG in Austria, where he was appointed as Member of the Board. In 2012 he joined Zott SE & Co. KG. Until most recently Matthias Oettel was the responsible Director Sales & Marketing for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland and for Northern, Western and Southern Europe of Zott.


Henning Dehler has been Chief Financial Officer of MEGGLE Group GmbH since January 1, 2022. His area of responsibility as Commercial Managing Director includes Accounting, Controlling, Information Technology and Treasury.

After training as an industrial clerk, Henning Dehler studied economics at the universities of Hamburg and Aarhus. He also successfully completed certification as a Chartered Financial Analyst.

He can look back on extensive experience in the financial sector of the food industry. For 20 years, he held various management positions at the Danone Group, including CFO Operations and Supply Chain Europe. Since 2019, Henning Dehler has been Managing Director for Finance, IT and Corporate Development and Transformation at Compass Group, the world's largest catering group.

Marcus Hormuth

Marcus Hormuth has been a member of the MEGGLE AG Management Board since 1 March 2018 and has been responsible for Ingredients, previously known as Functional Products, as Managing Director, ever since. At MEGGLE Group GmbH he was appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Marcus Hormuth studied Business Administration at University of Regensburg. He graduated from Murray States University Kentucky (USA) with an MBA degree.

After a trainee programme at Peek & Cloppenburg KG in Düsseldorf he joined the dairy company MEGGLE in autumn 2000.

Mr Hormuth started his career as Sales Manager for Ingredients (previously known as Functional Products) at headquarters in Wasserburg. From 2003 he was responsible for the new MEGGLE site in Singapore. 2009 he moved to White Plains (New York), where he established and managed MEGGLE USA Inc. as General Director and Treasurer.

After more than four years as Director for International Sales at Street One GmbH, Mr Hormuth returned to MEGGLE in March 2018 as board member.

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