Effective July 1, 2021, Dr.-Ing. Stephan Tobias Witt, MBA, (47) has been appointed by the Supervisory Board of Jagenberg AG as a further member of the Executive Board of Jagenberg AG.
Dr. Witt will thus leave the management of Kampf Schneid- und Wickeltechnik GmbH & Co. KG, Wiehl, as of June 30, 2021 and, alongside Dr. Erich Bröker (Chairman, CEO), will be responsible in his new role as Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Jagenberg for the operational business and technological development of the Group. Together, the expanded Executive Board will continue to drive the sustainable orientation and development of the Jagenberg Group in the future.
After holding professional positions as department head at the Chair of Machine Tools at the WZL of RWTH Aachen University and as Managing Director at Waldrich Siegen Werkzeugmaschinen, Burbach, the graduate engineer took up his position at Kampf in October 2015, initially as technical director, and was appointed to the Kampf management board in October 2016.
About Jagenberg AG
Jagenberg AG, part of the Kleinewefers Group and headquartered in Krefeld, Germany, is a strategic management holding company active in the fields of mechanical and plant engineering, automation and drive technology, and digital solutions. Its 19 operating affiliates currently employ around 1,300 people in Europe, Asia and the USA.