Press release -
Markus Landgraf appointed to the Management Board of Ed. Züblin AG
- Markus Landgraf assumes management of the central division Zentrale Technik with effect from 1 January 2022
The Supervisory Board of Ed. Züblin AG has appointed Dipl.-Ing. Markus Landgraf (52) as a full member of the Management Board with effect from 1 January 2022. In this role, Landgraf will be responsible for the management of the STRABAG Group’s corporate-wide central division Zentrale Technik (ZT). He succeeds Dr. Ulrich Klotz, who resigned from his position effective 31 December 2021.
Markus Landgraf joined Ed. Züblin AG in 1995 after completing his civil engineering studies at the University of Stuttgart. As project engineer and design manager, he supervised construction projects for ZT in Germany and abroad and continued his career as department, business unit and – from 2015 – subdivision manager for structural engineering. Landgraf maintains excellent contacts in the field and is active in numerous industry committees and associations, where he has rendered outstanding services to topics such as digitalisation and improving the practicability of construction standards.
“We are pleased to have won Markus Landgraf for this challenging task. Not only does he possess the best possible qualifications, but he is also the candidate of choice among his colleagues,” says Klemens Haselsteiner, the STRABAG SE Management Board member responsible for Zentrale Technik and a member of the Supervisory Board of Ed. Züblin AG.
Dr. Thomas Birtel, CEO of STRABAG SE and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Ed. Züblin AG: “With the appointment of Markus Landgraf, we have succeeded in seamlessly filling an important position for the entire group from our own ranks. I am very pleased about this and wish him all the best for the future!”
In addition to Markus Landgraf, the ZÜBLIN Management Board continues to include: Jörn Beckmann, Jens Borgschulte, Stephan Keinath, Stephan von der Heyde, Edgar Schömig, Dr. Alexander Tesche and Jörg Wellmeyer.
Stuttgart-based Ed. Züblin AG, with more than 13,000 employees and an annual output of around € 4 billion, is one of Germany’s largest construction companies. Since its foundation in 1898, ZÜBLIN has been successfully realising challenging construction projects in Germany and abroad and today is the STRABAG Group’s leading brand for building construction and civil engineering. The company’s range of services covers all construction-related tasks – from complex turnkey construction, civil engineering and tunnelling to construction logistics, structural maintenance, ground engineering and timber or steel construction. In recent years, ZÜBLIN has been promoting the topics of digitalisation, LEAN.Construction and sustainability and – supported by the many years of experience of its Zentrale Technik competence centre – is also increasingly offering integrated design and construction from a single source as a general planner. When it comes to partnering, ZÜBLIN has set new standards with its teamconcept partnering model, which has proven its worth on the market for more than 25 years. Current construction projects of the company, a subsidiary of globally operating STRABAG SE, include the EDGE East Side Berlin high-rise project, the Rinsdorf and Rälsbach viaducts on the A45 motorway and the Boyneburg Tunnel on the A44. More information is available at www.zueblin.de.