Markus Reithwiesner, born in 1962, is
Holding Manager of the Haufe Group. In this position, he is responsible
throughout the group for the Electronic Publishing, Product
Development, Business Development, and Program Development divisions, as well as the
Lexware and Haufe brands.
In 1998 he joined Lexware GmbH & Co. KG, a former company of the Haufe Group, as a general manager, and has also been a member of the Board of Management since 2005.
Markus Reithwiesner is a proven expert in the IT industry – and has been on board from the start. After completing a degree in business administration in Nuremberg, he started his career at Münchner Distributor Computer 2000. He then joined the German subsidiary of the American software manufacturer Intuit. The company made a name for itself with Quicken, QuickBooks, and QuickTax accounting software. Before Markus Reithwiesner came over to Lexware in 1998, he was responsible for the development of Intuit's European business as Director of Product Marketing. Intuit's activities in Germany were taken over by Lexware in 1998.
Markus Reithwiesner is married and has two children. He devotes what little spare time he has to his family, classical music, and reading.