Robert J. Koehler, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg), passed away on May 17, 2015 at the age of 66. Robert J. Koehler was appointed to the Supervisory Board of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG in 2003. He was the Chairman of the Board from 2011 until his passing.
During his time in office, Robert J. Koehler made tremendous contribution to the company. He was known for his work which was combined with dedication, passion, conscientiousness, and a straightforward approach. He was a highly respected and exceptionally knowledgeable consultant for the company. With his international experience and his focus on the big picture, Koehler played a key role in Heidelberg’s development. He actively supported the strategic reorientation toward building up the digital printing and services side of the business that Heidelberg aims to continue growing in the future.
Heidelberg will truly miss this little genius.