Engel Appoints New Managing Director in Scandinavia
Engel Austria, Schwertberg GmbH, Austria, has appointed Jens Thor Hansen as new managing director for Sweden, Denmark and Norway.
Having previously been the managing director at a plastics-processing company specializing in cleanroom production, Jens Thor Hansen has gained extensive experience in this area over the last six years. The 49-year-old plastics technology engineer has worked in management positions for medical technology and raw material companies for 25 years. According to Dr Christoph Steger, CSO Engel Holding GmbH, medical technology is one of Engel's important growth markets in Scandinavia, and the company will benefit hugely from Hansen's experience.
Ralf Godbey, the previous managing director of Engel in Scandinavia left the Group at the end of 2013.
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