POOL4TOOL Appoints Günther Reinelt to Board of Directors

Purchasing veteran address new challenges and moves company forward

Pool4 Tool Gnther Reinelt

Vienna, AustriaNov. 13, 2012—POOL4TOOL, a software provider which specialized in purchasing solutions, appointed Dr.-Ing. Günther R. Reinelt to its Board of Directors.

“My cooperative work with POOL4TOOL during my time as Head of Purchasing was consistently productive and professional,” said Reinelt. “My goal as a director of the board is to bring my extensive experience in the industry to this dynamic company and to help it move forward.”

Newly selected in a shareholders meeting, the board of directors at POOL4TOOL is composed of Dr. Peter Sommerer, Chairman of the Board; Dr.-Ing. Günther R. Reinelt, Vice Chairman; and Martin Nehls.

Prior to his appointment to POOL4TOOL’s board of directors, Reinelt worked for 22 years as head of central purchasing at Miele & Cie. & KG in Gütersloh.

After completing his degree in mechanical engineering with a focus on process engineering and technology at the Technical University of Munich, Günther R. Reinelt worked at the Institute of Food and Packaging Technology for the Fraunhofer Society and completed his Doctorate at TU Munich.

In addition to his professional activities, he serves on the board of directors for the National Association for Commodity Management, Sourcing and Logistics (BME); authored a number of articles in standard publications on purchasing management; and gives lectures and seminars on current procurement topics and purchasing controlling at the College of Niederrhein in Mönchengladbach, and the College of Georg-Simon-Ohm in Nuremberg.