New Viega CEO Brings Experience and Expertise to Kansas Production Facility Investment

Viega Welcomes New Leadership to Press Technology Company

Andreas Reger has been appointed as the new President and CEO of press technology manufacturer Viega LLC, effective from Monday, April 1. He will be replacing Markus Brettschneider, who has been appointed as the global CEO for Viega Group, effective in September. This move comes after Claus Holst-Gydesen decided to move to Viega’s supervisory board.

Viega LLC is currently undergoing a capital investment plan that will see over $300 million invested in their Kansas production facility and new Ohio facility over the next five years. Brettschneider expressed his confidence in Reger, describing him as a growth-driven leader with significant experience in leading growing businesses and ensuring that growth benefits all stakeholders.

Reger joins Viega from BBB Industries, where he was the President of the Undercar Business Unit. Prior to that, he held regional CEO roles for Pollmann North America, ALPLA North America, and DÜRR Ecoclean, Inc. He has a background in International Business Management, with degrees from universities in Spain, Germany, and the United States.

Reger spoke about his attraction to Viega’s industry-leading products, commitment to quality, and values-based culture. He is looking forward to joining the company at a time of growth and expansion. Brettschneider expressed his confidence in Reger’s leadership and commitment to a smooth transition in the coming months.

Brettschneider also said that Reger’s experience as a growth-driven leader would be beneficial for Viega’s future success.

“Andreas brings an impressive track record of driving growth in businesses across different industries,” said Brettschneider.

“His experience working with diverse teams and stakeholders will help us continue to innovate and expand our business while maintaining our commitment to quality.”

The new CEO’s appointment was welcomed by Viega’s board of directors who have praised his skills and expertise.

“We are thrilled to have Andreas join our team,” said one member of the board.

“His experience and knowledge make him an ideal fit for this role.”

As part of his duties as President and CEO of Viega LLC

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