A ‘baton handover’: Thomas Fritsche is the new Head of Investor Relations and Press Spokesman at 3U HOLDING AG

  • Presence on the capital market supports corporate purpose of value enhancement
  • Open, transparent communication remains core task

Marburg, 4 September 2023 – From the beginning of September 2023, Thomas Fritsche will assume full responsibility for corporate communications and investor relations at 3U HOLDING AG (ISIN DE0005167902). He has already played a key role in 3U’s investor relations team since 1 April 2023. The Marburg-based management and investment holding company is listed in the Prime Standard on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and traditionally places great value on open and transparent communication with all stakeholders.

“3U has developed rapidly in recent years, has added new highlights to its track record of value enhancement and has now set itself ambitious goals once again for the next few years,” explains Thomas Fritsche: “Communicating the milestones along the way to market participants and the public continuously and in detail is an extremely interesting task that I will gladly take on with full commitment.”

Uwe Knoke, Management Board member responsible for strategy and business development at 3U HOLDING AG, emphasises: “In order to achieve our corporate purpose of increasing value for our stakeholders and thus also the goals of our MISSION 2026, continuous and reliable communication, especially with investors, plays a decisive role. We intend to further expand and intensify it. With Thomas Fritsche, we have gained a Head of Investor Relations who, thanks to his many years of experience and excellent technical and economic understanding, has already strengthened our positioning on the capital market and will continue to do so successfully. In addition, he supports the 3U Management Board team significantly in the preparations already underway for a possible IPO of the Group company Selfio.”

Before joining 3U HOLDING AG, Thomas Fritsche (born 1970) was Vice President Corporate Communications, Investor Relations and Capital Markets at Corestate Capital Holding S.A., Luxembourg. Further stations in his professional career as an investor relations officer were previously Jenoptik AG, Bechtle AG and Analytik Jena AG. After training as a communications engineer, Fritsche studied industrial engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in Jena and at the University of Keele (UK), where he obtained degrees in national economics, monetary economics as well as international marketing and market research.

His predecessor, Dr Joachim Fleïng, had held the position of Head of Investor Relations since the beginning of 2019. After the scheduled expiry of his employment contract on 31 August 2023, he will continue to be available to 3U in an advisory position.


Further Information:
Thomas Fritsche
Investor Relations
Tel.: +49 6421 999-1200
Fax: +49 6421 999-1222
E-Mail: IR@3U.net

About 3U:
3U HOLDING AG (www.3u.net) has its headquarters in Marburg, Germany, and was founded in 1997. It is the operating management and investment holding company at the head of the 3U Group. For the purpose of increasing value for its shareholders, employees, customers, suppliers and all stakeholders, it acquires, operates and sells companies in the three segments ITC (Information and Telecommunications Technology), Renewable Energies and SHAC (Sanitary, Heating and Air Conditioning Technology).The 3U Group has successful and profitable business models based on megatrends in all three segments and is striving to achieve leading positions in the market, in particular with its e-commerce business area. 3U HOLDING AG’s shares are traded on XETRA, Tradegate and on the German regional stock exchanges (ISIN: DE0005167902; identifier: UUU).