Peter Spitlbauer is the new CFO of the Berner Group

The Supervisory Board of Berner SE has appointed Peter Spitlbauer as CFO on the Berner Group Executive Board as of April 1, 2020. Mr. Spitlbauer will assume leadership of the Finance department with the Controlling, Finance and Audit divisions, which has been managed by CEO Christian Berner on an interim basis.   

Peter Spitlbauer is the new CFO of the Berner Group

Peter Spitlbauer holds a degree in Business Administration. He has extensive expertise that he has built up over many years in the national and international wholesale business of well-known companies. This includes five years as CEO and CFO at Lekkerland Deutschland GmbH. He had previously held management positions at the Klingel Group, Quelle AG and Xerox.

Peter Spitlbauer joins the Berner Group from Media Saturn Deutschland GmbH, where he was most recently CFO.


The Berner Group
The Berner Group is a family-run European commercial enterprise. Our vision is: “We keep the world together and moving.” This means we are the central B2B trading partner for all materials in the maintenance, repair, and production segments for our customers in the building, mobility, and industry sectors. With more than four channels we create an integrated omni-channel purchasing experience for our customers. In the steel and C materials as well as chemicals segments we are also an innovative manufacturer. We are represented in over 23 countries for our customers with more than 200,000 items and 8,200 employees.

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