Thomas Schmalzer announced as new VP Global Sales, NOVOMATIC AG


Strategic realignment continues at NOVOMATIC, with Jakob Rothwangl will handing over the management of Global Sales to Thomas Schmalzer.

Rothwangl began the realignment of the company’s Global Sales Division in February 2021, transforming its organisation and business model to be fit for a successful future. He now looks forward to a fresh challenge within the Group, saying: “I would like to thank my team at Global Sales and all colleagues at HQ as well as internationally, who have supported me in this endeavour with their excellent teamwork.”

Thomas Schmalzer led Global Sales on an interim basis for six months in 2021, and his appointment will ensure a seamless transition. In addition to his role as VP Global Sales, Thomas will also maintain his previous area of responsibility as VP Product Management.

“I am happy to devote myself to the expanded area of responsibility with full commitment,” he says.

“I will take on the development of product management as well as the expansion of the sales area with equal dedication and to the best benefit of our customers worldwide. I am particularly looking forward to returning to the great team of the Global Sales Division in order to jointly shape the future of NOVOMATIC.”