Weitzmann new president & CEO at Voith Turbo
By Mike Brezonick30 March 2021
Cornelius Weitzmann, current member of the board of management of Voith Turbo, will be appointed President & CEO of Voith Turbo and member of the corporate board of management of the Voith Group effective June 1. He succeeds Dr. Uwe Knotzer, who is leaving the company on May 31, at his own request to pursue new opportunities. Knotzer has been with Voith since 2002 and has been a member of the corporate board of management since 2015.
Weitzmann joined Voith in 2007. Since April 2015, he has been a member of the board of management of Voith Turbo, responsible for the Power, Oil & Gas Division, before he took over the management of the Mobility Division in June 2016.
Headquartered in Heidenheim, Germany, Voith is a key technology supplier to the energy, oil & gas and transportation markets.