Hans-Norbert Topp

Hans-Norbert Topp

About Hans-Norbert Topp

Chief Executive Officer CWS Hygiene

  • Joined CWS: 2023
  • CEO CWS Hygiene International GmbH


Hans-Norbert Topp is CEO of the Hygiene Business since June 2023. He brings with him 26 years of leadership experience, gained in international and stock-listed corporations. Following many years in corporate leadership roles, Hans-Norbert started to work independently as an Interim Manager in 2010. He has held numerous C-level positions in the areas of General Management, Transformation, Finance and Sales. He also serves as an Advisory Board Member.

Amongst others, Hans-Norbert Topp held these positions in the following companies:

  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO/CRO) | DLW Flooring GmbH | Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany
  • Chief Transformation Officer (CTO) | Upfield Group | Amsterdam/Hamburg
  • Chief Transformation Officer (CTO) | Gries Deco Company GmbH (“DEPOT”) | Niedernberg, Germany
  • Chief Financial Officer (CFO) | GROHE Group | Luxemburg/Düsseldorf. Addionally Regional CEO of the EMEA region | Member of the Supervisory Board of Grohe AG
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO/CRO) |  ATU („Auto Teile Unger“) | Weiden, Germany
  • Chief Sales Officer | Sixt AG | Pullach, Deutschland | Member of the Supervisory Board Sixt Leasing AG
  • Chief Financial Officer (CFO) SULO Gruppe | Herford, Deutschland. Additionally Regional CEO of the Asia Pacific Region
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