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25 August 2023

Lindt & Sprüngli announces new Member to the Group Management

Media Release | New Member to the Group Management

Kilchberg, August 25, 2023 –  Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli AG announces today to extend the Group Management with the addition of a new function dedicated to Human Resources. The Board of Directors appoints Nicole Uhrmeister as Chief Human Resources Officer and Member of the Group Management starting as of November 2023. 

Nicole Uhrmeister gained over 15 years of experience in various HR management roles for multinational FMCG companies. She joins from Capri Sun Group Holding, where she was appointed Chief HR Officer in 2016. Before that, she held several HR roles at Coca-Cola. Nicole Uhrmeister holds a Swiss diploma in Human Resources and a Master of Advanced Studies in Human Capital Management from the Zurich University of Applied Sciences in Winterthur. 
Adalbert Lechner, Group CEO, commented: “By appointing the Chief Human Resources Officer as a Member of the Group Management, we underline the important role that our people play in executing our growth strategy. Nicole Uhrmeister’s experience in various leadership roles and her deep knowledge of the FMCG industry make her an ideal fit for this key position.”

The Board of Directors congratulates Nicole Uhrmeister on her appointment and wishes the entire Group Management continued success.

Nicole Uhrmeister



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About Lindt & Sprüngli

Lindt & Sprüngli has been enchanting the world with chocolate for over 175 years. The traditional Swiss company with its roots in Zurich is a global leader in the premium chocolate sector. Today, Lindt&Sprüngli produces quality chocolates at its 12 factories in Europe and the USA. Its products are sold by 32 subsidiaries and regional offices, in around 500 of its own shops, as well as via a network of more than 100 independent distributors around the globe. With more than 14,000 employees, the Lindt&Sprüngli Group reported sales of CHF 4.97 billion in 2022.