5/6/2005 10:00 

Ernst Faltermeier, 46, has been appointed member of  the Holsten-Brauerei AG Executive Board. As Chief Financial Officer of Holsten, he takes over responsibility for financial services, IT, controlling and legal matters.

Ernst Faltermeier was previously Head of Financial and Accounting Services and is now taking over the position previously occupied by Executive Director Horst Bülck, 52, who is leaving the company by mutual consent. Horst Bülck has been a member of the Executive Board since 2001 and has now decided to seek professional challenges elsewhere.