Matthias Niemeyer, chairman of the executive management board at KHS, is leaving the company at his own request in order to face new challenges elsewhere.

Until a final decision has been made regarding the new appointment of his replacement, Becker shall assume the position in addition to his role as member of the Salzgitter AG
executive management board.

The KHS’ Supervisory Board said: “In his years in this post Matthias has sustainably furthered technological product development, made an important contribution to significantly increasing sales and bringing about a number of considerable improvements for both the KHS Group and its customers.”