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Wörwag opens the next chapter to the future with a new shareholder: PPG

  • On 12. January 2021
Karl Wörwag Lack- und Farbenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG today announced that its shareholders have reached a definitive agreement to sell their shares to PPG, Pittsburgh, USA.  The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2021, subject to customary closing conditions. “With our wide-ranging product portfolio of customized high-quality paint and coatings […]

Andreas Bohlender is Wörwag’s new COO

  • On 8. October 2019
As of October 1, our management team will be strengthened by Andreas Bohlender, who is joining Wörwag as Chief Operational Officer (COO) and will be responsible for establishing and expanding our global production. Born in Cologne, he brings more than twenty years of production experience and technical expertise in the chemical industry.

Marcus Brune is new CFO of Wörwag

  • On 1. April 2019
As of April 1, 2019, Marcus Brune takes over Hannes Wörwag´s duties as CFO (Chief Financial Officer). Hannes Wörwag is retiring from management, but remains with the company as a shareholder. Brune has nearly 20 years of leadership experience in finance and controlling in manufacturing and processing companies.

Georg Saint-Denis is the new CEO of Wörwag

  • On 5. January 2018
Wörwag welcomes new CEO Georg Saint-Denis. On 8 January 2018, he will succeed Dr. Peter Moritz, who left the company in December 2017. “I am proud to have been appointed by a company as competitive as Wörwag”, says the new CEO.

Wörwag Renames Its Products

  • On 12. December 2017
Wörwag has rebranded its entire product range. From December 2017, we will market our automotive paints under the umbrella brand of “Inmotiq”. Paints for other industries will bear the “Industriq” brand name.

Out now! A brand new issue of finish

  • On 16. November 2017
Wörwag has gained a foothold in Mexico. We’ve opened our offices there in record time, and are right in the thick of things: in San Luis Potosí, where we’ll soon be part of the colorful action as well. Also in this issue: Why some dishwashers have a party button and a look behind the scenes at the making of finish (video) ...

Presenting water-borne coatings in China

  • On 5. September 2017
Wörwag @ 6th Asia Surface Treatment & Coatings Summit 2017. We are sharing the "5 Steps to Greener Manufacturing" for eco-friendly surface coatings.

Combining family and business

  • On 7. July 2016
In an interview with Your Chemistry Career Dr. Achim guest took a position on the compatibility of work and family. An excerpt from the interview ...

Week of the environment with Federal President Gauck

  • On 16. June 2016
Wörwag has shown its best at the Week of the Environment in Berlin - and has left lasting impressions. Even with the Federal President. The information pavilion of the company in the park of Bellevue Palace belonged to one of five highly regarded stations on Joachim Gauck's tour

Einladung mit Spezialeffekt

  • On 22. October 2015
Das Interesse für Lacke wecken: Wörwag lädt daher alle Schüler am 3. und 5. November 2015 zu zwei Tagen der offenen Tür in die Produktion des Unternehmens in Zuffenhausen ein.