New CFO at Quantron

Source: press release, 10 February 2022

Chief Financial Officer at Quantron AG, Ulrich Hörnke
Chief Financial Officer at Quantron AG, Ulrich Hörnke (photo: Quantron AG)

Quantron AG continues to expand its team of experts and fills the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with Ulrich Hörnke at board level.

In addition to the classic CFO tasks in the areas of accounting, controlling, internal and external reporting, and risk management, Hörnke, as part of the Executive Board, will also deal with the implementation of Quantron AG’s strategy and its strategic and international development. Another focus will be on securing the necessary liquidity to implement Quantron AG’s ambitious plans, including medium-term planning for the placement of Quantron AG on an international capital market.

Hörnke will support Quantron AG in the Finance Department with his 25 years of experience at OEM and another 5 years of expertise in building start-ups in California and Germany. Milestones of his career include well-known manufacturers such as Mercedes Benz (Europe, Japan and Hong Kong), Mitsubishi (Japan) and Chrysler Group (USA, China and Europe) as CFO.

Ulrich Hörnke, comments, “I am very pleased to be part of this innovative company and its competent and motivated team. QUANTRON’s business model convinces me especially with regard to the industrial application of hydrogen technology in the mobility sector.”

Michael Perschke, CEO and board member of Quantron AG, adds, “Ulrich Hörnke’s distinctive strategic skills and his goal-oriented approach fit perfectly into our team. He combines the internationality, the know-how of an OEM as well as an EV start-up and his strong networking with international capital partners. I am very much looking forward to working with him again.”

Quantron AG is on course for growth and will become a manufacturer of its own QUANTRON brand vehicles. The first vehicle, the 12-metre Cizaris city bus, will be presented online for the first time on February 16 at 10 am. Participation in the event without pre-registration at event.quantron.net.