Christoph Zöller has been appointed as the Divisional Manager for Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.'s Industrial Automation Central Europe Business Unit. He is now responsible for sales, marketing and support for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the Benelux region.
Zöller has moved to Mitsubishi Electric from a similar position as the Executive VP for Weidmüller's Industry Automation & Solution Division. He also has many years of industry experience with other well-known companies in the marketplace such as Turck.
His roles have encompassed both German and international responsibilities and with a degree in communications engineering, he has the in-depth knowledge of industrial automation products and trends. There is a clear commitment in his work to the continued development of a "˜solutions'-based business strategy, including working towards the requirements of Industry 4.0.
Hartmut Pütz, President of Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation - European Business Group comments: "This is an important role, and we are very pleased to welcome Mr Zöller, who is clearly a strategically and operationally experienced manager, to Mitsubishi Electric. We expect him to look to the future and use his extensive automation industry knowledge to help strengthen our market position and further develop our solutions based approach to customers in the Central Europe region".
The 54 year old has two grown up children, lives in Xanten and spends his spare time on older engineering challenges with his passion for vintage cars.
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