WW Executive team

Germany Executive Board

Bernhard Fauser

Bernhard Fauser

General Manager & Managing Director, HP Germany & Austria







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Bernhard Fauser holds the position of General Manager & Managing Director HP Germany & Austria. In this capacity, he is responsible for HPs business in Germany and Austria, including the market strategy for all business units – such as Personal Systems with devices from notebooks to workstations up to displays as much as printers matching the requirements of consumer and professional users. Both pillars including a strong approach with as-a-service offerings. In the Print- and Production industry HP is leading digitalization with its graphic solutions business and its 3D Multi Jet Fusion technology.

Mr. Fauser has 25 years of experience within the technology industry, including various international leadership roles on different organisational levels.

Mr. Fauser started his professional career in 1994 at Hewlett-Packard Germany, where he has served in a variety of positions within the different business units covering category, marketing, sales and business development.

In his last role - before re-joining HP – he worked as General Manager for Lenovo (Deutschland) GmbH. There he took responsibility for driving the strategic and operational planning & execution for various end customer and the got-to-market segment on EMEA level.

Mr. Fauser holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering with Business Administration from the University of Esslingen, Germany.

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Peter Kleiner

Peter Kleiner

Managing Director & Finance Director, HP Germany & Austria

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Peter Kleiner currently holds the position of Managing Director & Finance Director HP Germany & Austria. In this capacity, Mr. Kleiner is responsible for the overall financial performance of the HP business which includes personal computers, mobility devices, technical workstations, printers, graphics solutions and managed print services for both commercial and consumer segments.

Mr. Kleiner joined HP in 1992 as a Working Student in parallel to his studies. Later on he has served in a variety of positions as a Business and Credit Analyst for the Distribution, Commercial and Consumer Channel segment. Between 2000 and 2009 he held positions as Credit and Collection Manager in Germany and the UK. Since 2009 he expanded his experience in several financial leadership roles across the company.

Peter Kleiner holds a degree in Business Administration and Economics from the University of Tuebingen, Germany.

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