The BEUMER Group has increased its staff at management level and appointed Dr. Detlev Rose as new Sales Managing Director (Fig.). The 51-year old manager will be responsible for the global planning, control and organization of sales activities at the group. Dr. Rose graduated from the Clausthal Technical University as engineer for metallurgy. Then he first worked as a development engineer with ThyssenKrupp Polysius AG. After several years working as Head of the Research and Development Department as well as overall plant construction, he became a member of the management of the company. Until joining the BEUMER Group he had worked as CEO of ThyssenKrupp Polysius AG, an internationally acting machinery and plant engineering company in the cement, lime and minerals industries.