The previous Sales and Business Development Divisions will be merged as from October. Jakob Öhrström, the previous Director of the Business Development Division, will manage the whole division as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). The previous Sales Director Ole Nygaard will turn 65 next spring and will retire on 30th April 2014. As from October this year he will be available to the company as a consultant.
The other members of the management Karsten Sachsenröder (CEO), Mark Stevenson (CFO) and Dr Christof Selden (COO) will retain their departmental responsibilities. Sachsenröder and Selden will take on fields which are currently managed by Markus Vaerst. The Director of Engineering, Safety & Associations of AAE will be leaving the company on 30th September 2013 to take on new professional challenges. AAE informed about this decision at the end of May. “I wish to thank the retiring members of the management very much for their many years of successful work”, emphasised Goer. “I am pleased that this streamlining of the management could be realised so quickly.”