Dr. Michael Mutz (Fig.) has been new Head of Division, Minerals & Mining at AUMUND Fördertechnik GmbH in Rheinberg since April 2012. The 41 year-old born and bred Westphalian comes from a mining family and has continued the tradition with geology studies specialised in the exploration of solid mineral raw materials, oil and gas. After many years’ activity in iron ore mining in Brazil (ThyssenKrupp) Dr. Mutz graduated from the Technical University of Clausthal in geology. His experience in the machinery and equipment business was gained starting in 2006 at HAZEMAG & EPR where he headed-up international sales and coordination of Key Accounts at HAZEMAG from 2008.