Filtration specialist Hengst is preparing for further growth in the field of filtration for industry and the environment by increasing its staff. Since May 1, 2020, Volker Plücker has been responsible for the industrial filtration business as Group Vice President Industrial Filtration. Prior to joining the company, he was, among other things, responsible for Mann und Hummel's industrial filtration business for 12 years. He then became CEO of Weber Hydraulik and finally CEO of the Filtration Group for the area of the acquired Mahle Industrial Filtration.
Volker Plücker will become part of the Hengst management team and will report directly to CEO Christopher Heine.
"Irrespective of the current situation in the market, we are continuing to pursue our strategic goals and are expanding this business unit sustainably", says CEO Christopher Heine. "We are very pleased about the reinforcement. With his many years of experience, Mr. Volker Plücker will make a central contribution to the positive further development of the Hengst Group."