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Arno Wohlfahrter takes on the role of CEO of Trenkwalder Austria

Arno Wohlfahrter (55), Chief Sales Officer of Trenkwalder Austria will take over the role of CEO of the country organization with effect from November 15th, 2019.

After being appointed Chief Sales Officer (CSO) at the beginning of October this year, Arno Wohlfahrer will now be promoted to CEO of Trenkwalder Austria. After a short and intensive introduction phase, he will be responsible for the entire Trenkwalder Austria organisation as of November 15th. Together with Michael Krottmayer (CFO), he will drive forward the strategic orientation of the company as a digital HR full-service provider. Arno Wohlfahrter succeeds Oktay Erciyaz, who at the same time will step down from the management of Trenkwalder Austria to continue as CEO of the Trenkwalder Group.

Trenkwalder Austria recently focused on innovations such as the new e-learning platform "Trenkwalder Learning", which can make a contribution to the increase of qualification levels, as well as to the resolution of skills shortage through providing job-specific language courses and learning modules. Moreover, Trenkwalder Austria puts great emphasis on the expansion of the permanent placement sector and the development of further technology-based HR services.

Oktay Erciyaz on the change in management in Austria: "I am delighted that Arno Wohlfahrter has made the decision to accept overall responsibility for Trenkwalder Austria, together with Michael Krottmayer. I am convinced that Arno Wohlfahrter will implement the appropriate solutions to the challenges on the Austrian labour market and will expand Trenkwalder's market leadership.”

Arno Wohlfahrter on his appointment to the position of CEO: " Technological innovations are revolutionizing the labour market and change the requirements for professional qualifications. I consider the challenges on the Austrian labour market as an opportunity to continue Trenkwalder's successful path, coined by developing innovative solutions and digital services".