05.12.2022
Corporate strategy

Joos Sutter appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of Transgourmet Holding AG

As of May 2023, Joos Sutter will take on the Chairmanship of the Board of Directors of Transgourmet Holding AG alongside his role as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Coop Group Cooperative. He will succeed Hansueli Loosli, who will stand down at the end of April 2023 after 17 successful years as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Transgourmet Holding AG.

Under the leadership of Hansueli Loosli, Transgourmet Holding AG, founded in 2005, grew to become one of the largest and most successful companies in the European cash & carry and wholesale supplies business. Transgourmet and its more than 30 000 employees generated annual sales of 9.1 billion Swiss francs in 2021.

Hansueli Loosli: «The fact that Transgourmet has become an international mainstay of the Coop Group tells me that the vision I pursued was the right one. I wish Joos Sutter every success and look forward to having more time for new projects outside of the Coop Group.»

Joos Sutter, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Coop Group Cooperative, has been a member of the Transgourmet Holding AG Board of Directors since 2011 and its Vice-Chairman since 2020. Joos Sutter: «I would like to thank Hansueli Loosli for his achievements in the past years and look forward to the new challenge and to working together with the Transgourmet team.»

The Coop Group thanks Hansueli Loosli for his many years of active, pioneering service and wishes Joos Sutter all the best and much success in his new role as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Transgourmet Holding AG.

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