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Eglisau / Zurich, October 11, 2005
As announced on August 23, 2005, Forbo has appointed a new Chief Financial Officer and member of the Group Executive Board.
The newly appointed CFO is 47 year old Jörg Riboni who will start with Forbo in the first-half year of 2006. He has an extensive international experience in industry and finance. His latest assignment has been with Swiss based Sarna Kunststoff Holding AG where he has been employed since 1997 as CFO and Deputy CEO.
Jörg Riboni will succeed Gerold A. Zenger who will become the deputy of the CEO and assume responsibility for the business unit Corporate Services as from 1 January 2006.
Forbo is a leading producer of floor coverings, adhesives and beltings. The company employs some 5,500 people and has an international network of production companies and sales organizations in 31 countries. Forbo’s Head office is in Eglisau / Switzerland. Net sales in 2004 were CHF 1,622.3 million. The holding company - Forbo Holding AG - is listed at the SWX Swiss Exchange (security number 354151, ISIN CH0003541510, Bloomberg FORN SW, Reuters FORN.S). Further information can be found at www.forbo.com.
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