Softline Solutions GmbH // Company // Management

Practical. But with imagination.

We recruit our management from experienced, successful top players in the IT industry. Softline AG is managed by sole director Martin Schaletzky together with an executive management team from the respective companies, both in Germany and abroad. In addition, there is a three-person Supervisory Board which supports the Management Board in running the business.

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The boss. With a vision.

Martin Schaletzky // Managing Director

Martin Schaletzky was appointed to the Board of Softline AG on 1 April 2014 and also took on the position as Managing Director of Softline Solutions GmbH. In his role as CFO, Martin Schaletzky has been responsible for the areas of finance, controlling, accounting and investor relations for the Softline Group since 2012. He previously worked in business management positions for well known German and international companies in machinery and plant engineering and has broad experience in the areas of business process optimisation, restructuring and international management.

"We deliver quality through expertise. I want to use my experience to ensure that Softline continues to be one of the most reliable service providers in Europe when it comes to IT strategy and sourcing models." (Martin Schaletzky)

Expertise. At the highest level.

Martin Schaletzky // CEO 

Martin Schaletzky was appointed to the Board of Softline AG on 1 April 2014. In his role as CFO, Martin Schaletzky has been responsible for the areas of finance, controlling, accounting and investor relations for the Softline Group since 2012. He previously worked in business management positions for well known German and international companies in machinery and plant engineering and has broad experience in the areas of business process optimisation, restructuring and international management.

"We deliver quality through expertise. I want to use my experience to ensure that Softline continues to be one of the most reliable service providers in Europe when it comes to IT strategy and sourcing models." (Martin Schaletzky)

Supervision. And Vision.

"Softline provides clients of all sizes with a wide range of customised IT solutions. In these working relationships, the main aim is to develop long-term, trust-based partnerships for the benefit of both parties." (the Supervisory Board)

Prof. Dr. Knut Löschke

Prof. Dr. Knut Löschke // Chair of the Supervisory Board

In 1969 the native citizen of Leipzig enrolled on a degree course in Chemistry, Physics and Materials Science at Leipzig University, and graduated in 1973 as a qualified crystallographer. At the same university, in 1976 he obtained a doctorate, being awarded the title Dr. rer. nat. (~ PhD in natural sciences), and, in 1986, following supplementary studies in Novosibirsk and Moscow, the title of Dr. sc. nat. From 1986 to 1990 Knut Löschke was engaged as a research engineer and consultant in the Anti-Friction Bearings and Standard Parts Kombinat state-owned group of companies in the fields of IT and CAD. In 1990 he established the company PC-Ware GmbH (which subsequently changed its name to PC-Ware Information Technologies AG, and is now called Comparex AG), and, as Managing Director and CEO, developed the company into an international group. Since 2010 Prof. Löschke has been one of the most significant investors in Softline AG, and paved the way for a new beginning for Softline Group and its further development. Besides acting as the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Leipzig University Hospital, Prof. Löschke is as also a member of the University Council of Dresden Technical University, and holds an Honorary Professorship at Leipzig University of Applied Sciences. In October 2013 Prof. Dr. Knut Löschke was appointed a member of the Supervisory Board of Softline AG, and elected Chairman of the Oversight and Advisory Committee.

Stefan Kiener // Deputy Chair of the Supervisory Board

After studying law at Tübingen, Germany and Fribourg, Switzerland, and following his legal training in Stuttgart, Stefan Kiener worked as a lawyer at law firm Rainer Haas & Kollegen from 2001 to 2003. Since 2003, he has been Managing Partner and lawyer at law firm Rainer Haas & Kollegen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH. Stefan Kiener was appointed to Softline AG‘s Supervisory Board at the company’s AGM in August 2011.

Karl Heinz Warum // Member of the Supervisory Board

Karl Heinz Warum was born in Carinthia, Austria. Since 2014 he is Regional Vice President of the sales departement for the DACH region, North- and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa at Sophos. Before that he was director of Channel Sales at Dell in Germany and looks back on a successful 12-year career at Citrix Systems GmbH, where he was CEO and Senior Area Vice President for Central and Eastern Europe. 

Martin Schaletzky // CEO Softline AG, General manager Softline Solutions GmbH, General manager Softline Services GmbH
Pascal Berneau // General manager Softline Solutions France
Leo Meijer // Director Business Development
Dennis Montanje // General manager Softline Solutions Netherlands B.V., General manager Softline Solutions N.V., General manager Softline Solutions Ltd.