ERJ staff report (PR)
Remich, Luxembourg - Michael Lorig has been appointed chief executive officer of automotive seals maker CQLT SaarGummi technologies Sarl.
Previously chief operating officer of the company, Lorig managed a global restructuring of SaarGummi following its takeover by the state-owned Chinese company CQLT in 2011.
Lorig succeeds Larry Johnson, who as president is to be responsible for the company's business in North and South America. Johnson remains a member of the group's management board.
Meanwhile, Chen Yong is to take responsibility for the Asia-Pacific region as regional president, the company also announced.
Earlier this year, SaarGummi hired Piotr Gaska as president responsible for the entire European region - completing the three-member management team for the individual regions.