Pottinger unveil new head of development
Austrian company Pottinger has appointed Dr Markus Baldinger its new head of development following the retirement of Wolfgang Schremmer, who had worked for the company since 1973.
Baldinger (40), who studied mechatronics in college and produced a thesis on robotics, joined Pottinger in 2000 as manager of mechatronic engineering. In 2007 he took over leadership of the testing and mechatronic departments, and from April 1 will head the development department at the machinery manufacturing plant in Grieskirchen, Austria.
Technical director, Klaus Pottinger said Dr Baldinger would continue to push forward technical advancement at the firm.