Published On: Fri, Oct 11th, 2013

Andreas Kandt is new Managing Director and Director of Sales at BEKUM

Focussing on global customer/supplier relationship management and project business

Berlin (Germany), October 9, 2013: Andreas Kandt (56) has joined the management team of BEKUM Maschinenfabriken GmbH (Berlin 12107; www.bekum.de).

Andreas Kandt is new Managing Director   and Director of Sales at BEKUM

Andreas Kandt is new Managing Director and Director of Sales at BEKUM

Andreas Kandt, who worked in senior positions for BEKUM from 1982 – 1995, can draw on many years of international management experience in engineering with, among others, Davis Standard LLC. and IWKA Packaging GmbH.In his role as Managing Director and Director of Sales, he wants to put the focus specifically on real challenges. Andreas Kandt comments: “We need to focus on the specific portfolio for which we are known: the high performance and quality segment of the market.”

The topic of the global customer/supplier relationship management of the BEKUM-Group is very important to him for the success of the brand BEKUM. Beside that Kandt will more savings to be realized through an efficient project management.

Also, so Kandt, collaborations with other selected companies are not taboo, to strengthen the project business: ” Our high-performance machines are working today in a widely automated environment within constantly changing markets. For our customers, not just our own contribution, but the overall concept has to fit. As an strategic option we need for the BEKUM Group powerful and reliable partners on global scale in the project business. “

BEKUM, known worldwide for over 50 years as a technology leader in the blow moulding industry with high quality standards , will benefit from the deep industry knowledge and many years of sales experience of Andreas Kandt to further sharpen core competencies and help shape the future success of the company.