Effective July 1, Dieter Zenker was appointed general manager of Fleissner GmbH in Egelsbach, Germany. He will share executive functions with Hans-Georg Buckel while being primarily in charge of the company's technical management. Dr. Zenker joined the company in 2007 as technical director responsible for development, engineering and production.
Being a mechanical engineer with a doctor's degree and additional qualifications in economics, he has several years of experience working in industry and doing international business in the fields of drive and automation engineering, textile machinery and machine tool construction. His principal focus so far has been on preparing the company for future challenges. He is advancing the ongoing innovation and development process for new machinery and equipment concepts and is reorganizing the individual production sections to ensure short delivery periods while making flexible use of the company's highly specialized production capacities.