Effective May 15, 2023, Dr. Peter Waller has been appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer of Aenova Group and Managing Director of Aenova Holding GmbH. "I am looking forward to contributing to Aenova's further success," commented Peter Waller on his start at Aenova. "The Aenova Group has a strong reputation as a development service provider and contract manufacturer for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry and is well positioned for future profitable growth in coming years." Peter Waller succeeds CFO Ralf Schuler.
Peter Waller is an experienced CFO of international companies in various industries including Flender, Swissport International, CEVA Logistics and Eurofins. He has successfully led numerous transformations, IPOs, financings and M&A activities. Peter Waller holds Master´s degrees in Management from the University of Mannheim and the ESSEC Business School in Paris and a PhD in Economics from the University of Paderborn.
Aenova's previous CFO, Ralf Schuler, will be available in the coming months to ensure a seamless transition.
"We are delighted to welcome Peter Waller to our team. Peter has extensive experience to support the development of Aenova Group," explains CEO Jan Kengelbach. "With his drive and knowledge, Peter Waller will be a great asset to our team. At the same time, I would like to thank Ralf Schuler for his outstanding commitment over the past five years, during which he has played a key role in the successful repositioning of Aenova Group as our CFO."
The Aenova Group is one of the leading international CDMOs (Contract Development and Manufacturing Organizations) for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry. With around 4,100 employees at 15 locations worldwide, the company recorded sales revenues of around EUR 750 million in 2022.