With effect from September 1st 2011, Jörg Hoffmann (Fig.) has been appointed as member of the management at AUMUND Fördertechnik GmbH. Hoffmann was previously a member of the management at SCHADE Lagertechnik in Herne which belongs to the AUMUND Group. In conjunction with managing partner Franz-Walter Aumund and Dr. Volker Brandenburg, responsible for the domains of finances, production and administration, Hoffmann will assume responsibility for the operational side of the business. In his new position at AUMUND Fördertechnik GmbH he above all sees his task in the expansion of the internationality of the globally operating medium-sized company. His attention above all will focus on intensive cooperation with subsidiary companies in sales, purchasing and service as well as on the opening of new markets.