LION E-Mobility AG

DGAP-News: LION E-Mobility AG: ?Seasoned Global Technology (Telecom and Transportation) Executive Joins LION E-Mobility to Drive the Company's International Expansion


DGAP-News: LION E-Mobility AG / Key word(s): Change of Personnel/Strategic
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LION E-Mobility AG: ​Seasoned Global Technology (Telecom and Transportation)
Executive Joins LION E-Mobility to Drive the Company's International Expansion

10.04.2017 / 10:48
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LION E-Mobility AG announced today that Roland Josef Bopp will join the
company's executive management team effective April 15th, 2017.  Roland Bopp
will work closely with the senior management team and will focus on accelerating
our global growth and expansion. His main focus will be North America, one of
the world's largest markets for E-Mobility, where he will be responsible for
supporting our customers in their global expansion and strengthening the
existing relationships with our business partners such as Analog Devices/Linear
Technology.

LION E-Mobility subsidiaries are innovative engineering service companies for
original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and suppliers of the automotive industry
as well as other transportation sectors with a strong focus on electric storage
solutions.

Prior to joining LION E-Mobility, Roland Bopp served in leadership roles of
major established and emerging companies in global telecom services, automotive
and renewable energy in the Americas and Europe.

Roland Bopp brings more than 20 years of executive leadership in North, Central
and South America, Europe and Asia. He previously served as Chairman, President
& CEO of the Americas for Deutsche Telekom Inc., New York, a subsidiary of
Deutsche Telekom AG, Bonn,  Germany.  Over a period of three years he led the
successful expansion of that business via organic growth and  acquisitions.
Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President of Mannesmann, a $20 billion
telecom and engineering company. While at Mannesmann, Roland Bopp's
responsibilities included the marketing/sales activities of Mannesmann's global
automotive components and systems to OEM manufacturers. Furthermore Mr. Bopp has
served as a senior executive at several renewable and telecom companies.

"Roland Bopp brings tremendous business acumen and global contacts to this
position," said Mr. Daniel Quinger, CEO of LION E-Mobility AG. "His
understanding of the industry and customer requirements and his experience in
building, financing and expanding companies in the Americas, Europe and Asia is
invaluable as we continue to expand our operational activities to global
markets".

"I am very pleased to join LION E-Mobility at this strategic moment," said
Roland Bopp. "The company's engineering services positions are a solid base for
penetrating the rapidly growing international markets."

About LION E-Mobility AG
 
LION E-Mobility AG (WKN: A1JG3H, Ticker: LMI, Reuters: LMIG.MU) is a Swiss
Holding with strategic investments in the e-mobility sector, particularly in the
field of electric energy storage as well as battery pack development and
management. The Company holds 100% of the German LION Smart GmbH, a development
and engineering company specialized on custom designed battery packs and
battery-management-systems. LION Smart GmbH further holds a 30% stake of the TÜV
SUED Battery Testing GmbH, a dynamically growing joint venture with the renowned
TÜV SUED AG. Members of the Board of Directors are: Mr. Daniel Quinger
(President of the Board), Mr. Tobias Mayer, Mr. Hany Magour, Dr. Isolde Semm and
Mr. Martin Specht. The Management of LION Smart GmbH consists of Mr. Tobias
Mayer and Mr. Walter Wimmer. The Managing Director of the TÜV SUED Battery
Testing GmbH is Mr. Christian Theeck. For more information please visit our
homepage: www.lionemobility.com
 
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Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking
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and economic conditions (including but not limited to currency rates and
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including the availability of additional capital resources to fund its
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regulatory proceedings; the ability to adapt products and services to the
changing market; the ability to attract and retain key executives; and the
ability to execute strategic plans. The Company does not undertake any
obligation to update publicly or to revise any of the forward-looking statements
contained in this presentation, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise, except as required by law.
 
Investor Relations Contact:
Mr. Walter Wimmer
 
Email: ir@lionemobility.de
http://www.lionemobility.de
 
LION E-Mobility AG
Poststrasse 14
6300 Zug
Switzerland
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Language: English

Company:  LION E-Mobility AG

          Poststraße 14

          6300 Zug

          Switzerland

Phone:    +41 (0)41 500 54 11

Fax:      +41 (0)41 500 54 12

E-mail:info@lionemobility.de

Internet: www.lionemobility.com

ISIN:     CH0132594711, CH0132594711

WKN:      A1JG3H  , A1JG3H

Listed:   Regulated Unofficial Market in Hamburg, Munich (m:access); Open Market
in Frankfurt



 

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