Engel makes leadership changes

Feb. 1, 2022
Dimmler becomes CTO; Zeilberger set to become commercial director for the Engel Group, which makes injection molding machines and auxiliary equipment.
Engel Group
Gerhard Dimmler
Gerhard Dimmler

Engel announced changes to its board, with Gerhard Dimmler, former VP of research and development, appointed as the board’s CTO beginning Feb. 1, and Simon Zeilberger set to become Engel Group’s commercial director on April 1.  

In his new role, Dimmler will take responsibility for the development division from CEO Stefan Engleder, and additionally will be responsible for digitalization. 

Zeilberger will succeed CFO Markus Richter, who will leave the company at the end of March. He comes to Engel with a background in management in the metal and steel industry.    

Engel North America has also announced changes in its leadership.