SIKORA AG, manufacturer and global supplier of innovative measuring, control, inspection and sorting technology has appointed Dr. Jörg Wissdorf as a new member of the executive board since March 1, 2020. He is familiarized for succeeding executive board, Harry Prunk, who will retire in a few months after 45 successful years with SIKORA.
“It was important for us to approach the succession at an early stage in order to ensure a smooth transition”, says Prof. Dr. Thomas Sikora, chairman of the supervisory board of SIKORA AG. He furthers: “We are delighted to have won our ideal candidate with Dr. Wissdorf”. Jörg Wissdorf will be responsible for the areas Sales, Marketing and Service after a transition period together with the long-standing board member, Mr. Harry Prunk.
Before, the graduated aerospace engineer worked in several leading positions in Sales and Marketing as well as managing director of national and international companies. “I look forward to the new responsibility and want to further expand the growths of the company in the existing as well as in the younger markets,” says Jörg Wissdorf.
SIKORA’s portfolio includes future-oriented systems that offer the customer an added value with regard to process optimization, sustainability and efficiency. “To bring the specific advantages of SIKORA onto the markets in order to further increase the success of the company will be one of my core activities”, explains Wissdorf.
SIKORA AG was founded in 1973 and is today a leading global manufacturer and supplier of measuring and control technology for the wire and cable, hose and tube, sheets as well as optical fiber, metals and plastics industries.
With around 300 employees worldwide, 14 international offices and more than 30 regional representatives, the company provides customers with innovative product solutions and individual service.
The measuring and control systems are exclusively made at the headquarters in Bremen/Germany. Innovation, product quality and customer satisfaction define the daily activities at SIKORA AG.