Hanover, Germany – Rubber machinery supplier Troester GmbH has named Thomas Holzer as its engineering & sales executive in a bid to drive organic growth and innovation.
Effective 1 March, Holzer joined Troester’s management board, which also includes managing partner and CEO Dr. Peter Schmidt and COO Bernd Pielsticker, the German company announced 15 March.
The three-membered structure of the board, said Troester, is intended to strengthen sustainability and the knowledge base in the company.
Holzer studied process engineering in Munich then went on to study business management in Reutlingen and Michigan, the US.
He started his career in the paper division of the technology company Voith, where he later served in management positions in Germany, Indonesia, Austria, and China.
According to Troester, Holzer has a “comprehensive knowledge in the sale, engineering and project management of special machines.”
“As part of a strong team, I would like to generate fresh impetus for the further development of Troester's business areas,” said Holzer.
"I bring with me my international experience to successfully position the company globally in the future," he added.