Jena, August 20, 2015 - As per agreement between Jochen Moll and the company’s supervisory board, Jochen Moll will leave the company as of September 30, 2015 at his own request. Dr. Jochen Wiechen will serve as the new CEO, starting September 1, 2015. Axel Köhler, currently Senior Vice President Sales of Intershop, will complete the new management team.
With this new management team, the supervisory board is convinced that the company is well positioned for its future. The supervisory board expressly thanks Jochen Moll for his excellent work as CEO since 2012.
Intershop Communications AG (founded in Germany 1992; Prime Standard: ISH2) is the leading independent provider of omni-channel commerce solutions. Intershop offers high-performance packaged software for internet sales, complemented by all necessary services. Intershop also acts as a business process outsourcing provider, covering all aspects of online retailing up to fulfillment. Around the globe more than 300 enterprise customers, including HP, BMW, Würth, and Deutsche Telekom run Intershop solutions. Intershop is headquartered in Jena, Germany, and has offices in the United States, Europe, Australia, and China. More information about Intershop can be found online at www.intershop.com.
This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial and operational performance of Intershop. Actual events or performance may differ materially from those contained or implied in such forward-looking statements. Risks and uncertainties that could lead to such difference could include, among other things: Intershop's limited operating history, the unpredictability of future revenues and expenses and potential fluctuations in revenues and operating results, significant dependence on large single customer deals, consumer trends, the level of competition, seasonality, risks related to electronic security, possible governmental regulation, and general economic conditions.