The son of Stolzle’s owner has been appointed as Head of Business Unit Spirits at the company.

August Grupp, son of Dr Cornelius Grupp will join the company on 2nd September 2019.

As head of the Business Unit Spirits, Mr Grupp will be responsible for the development, manufacturing and decoration of premium spirits.

Mr Grupp has already worked for Stölzle in its French site Stoelzle Masnières, which produces perfume bottles and cosmetic containers for international brands.

Mr Grupp holds a Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from ETH in Zurich and an MBA degree from the Business School Insead.