Hildemar Böhm appointed new Chairman of the Körber PaperLink GmbH Management Board
Böhm is succeeding Martin Weickenmeier (56), who for personal, family reasons decided last year not to extend his present contract. This is due to expire on August 31, 2010. At the request of the Executive Board, Weickenmeier will continue occupying a position on Körber PaperLink's Management Board with responsibility for sales, marketing and service.
Hildemar Böhm studied process technology in Essen. The engineering graduate has longstanding professional and management experience. He joined the GEA Group in 2001, where he has exercised a number of different management functions.
Körber Process Solutions GmbH
Körber PaperLink GmbH (KPL), with its head office in Hamburg, Germany, is the strategic management holding company for the Paper Division of the Körber Group. KPL unites internationally operating companies specialized in providing machinery and services for the paper and tissue converting industries under one roof. All of these companies hold leading market positions: E.C.H. Will, Kugler-Womako, Pemco (with the brands SHM and Wrapmatic), Fabio Perini S.p.A., Perini Engraving, Fabio Perini Ltda., KPL Packaging (with the Casmatic brand), Körber Engineering Shanghai, W+D-Langhammer and Winkler+Dünnebier.
Körber PaperLink has sales and service offices in Europe, North America, South America, and Asia.