New Site Management at Poppensieker & Derix

After two successful years as managing director at Poppensieker & Derix, Stefan Groot is leaving the company for personal reasons by the end of October 2016.

We deeply regret his decision and thank him for his dedication and commitment to the interests of the company and its employees. With his enormous enthusiasm and his innovative ideas Stefan Groot has ensured the sustained forward movement of the company. As a new member of the Poppensieker & Derix executive board and site manager in Westerkappeln Markus Brößkamp is succeeding Stefan Groot on 1 November 2016.

Markus Brößkamp comes originally from the automotive industry and his professional career includes a vast experience in various executive and management positions. Most recently, he was a member of the executive board at the internationally established automotive supplier Novum, where he was responsible for the management of the company’s global procurement. As industrial manager with a degree in business administration Markus Brößkamp is a commercial generalist with a profound affinity for technology and several years of leadership experience in the fields of organisation, sales and distribution. We are delighted to have attracted such an experienced site manager for our production facilities in Westerkappeln. During his professional career Markus Brößkamp has repeatedly proven his skills as a prudent site manager: He knows how to inspire, he sets new impulses and leads teams to success.In his new position as site manager and member of the management board Markus Brößkamp will contribute a good feeling for customer needs, a focus on quality and a keen sensitivity for a good price/performance ratio for the benefit of the company. We are looking forward to a good and fruitful cooperation.