HÜPPE Group announces new leadership team, focuses its organization on
customers, innovation, and business model transformation.


Bad Zwischenahn, March 30th, 2022. HÜPPE Group announces a series of changes in the
management team today. The new Management Team will notably reflect the strategic importance
of the company’s interaction with its customers and its transformation ambition while reinforcing
the role of innovations and customer specific solutions.
In this context, Raffael Rogg will be appointed new Group CEO of the company. Raffael is an
experienced business leader who will join HÜPPE Group and assume responsibility on 1st of April
2022.
We are excited to have Raffael on board and welcome him to HÜPPE Group. Raffael works as
Operating Partner at AURELIUS Group. His previous responsibilities include corporate investments
like Conaxess Trade, Scandinavian Cosmetics and ZIM Aircraft Seating. Before joining AURELIUS
Raffael worked for the Boston Consulting Group in Frankfurt and Freudenberg Group in Weinheim.
“Raffael’s deep knowledge in corporate management and transformation process as well as his
wealth of experience in sales and marketing across several industries will drive the Company’s
growth and international expansion strategies during the next years”, says Matthias Täubl, CEO of
HÜPPE´s parent company – AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA.
In his new role Raffael will also assume the tasks assigned to the role of the CSO earlier. Stephan
Wabnegger who has held the position of the CSO up to now has decided to leave the company
for personal reasons by end of March. Many thanks to Stephan for the cooperation and his
commitment to the company. Please join us in wishing him all the best for his future.
Raffael and Michael Amende, who is with HÜPPE since 2019 and was promoted to Chief Financial
Officer of HÜPPE Group earlier, will form the leadership team of HÜPPE Group going forward.
Prior to his work Michael served for more than 15 years in different positions at Lübeck based
Medical and Safety Technology company Draeger with a strong focus on financial services.
“The breadth of experience, the leadership qualities and values of this renewed Management Team
give me a high degree of confidence in our ability to fully leverage HÜPPE Group’s potential in the
market and to take the next step of our strategic journey” says Matthias Täubl.