German gas compression specialist Sauer Compressors (Sauer) has appointed Dirk Slottke as its new Chief Sales Officer (CSO).

Dirk Slottke, CSO.

Dirk Slottke, CSO.

Having been with the company since 2005, the former Director of Marketing & Sales was elevated to the management board in a move that will see him takecharge of business development, marketing, product management, after sales and service, and leading the sales of all companies within the Sauer group. 

Slottke’s appointment saw him succeed 37-year veteran Harald Schulz, who is retiring after serving almost 20 years on the management board. 

Sauer’s management board now consists of Hendrik Murmann as CEO, Franck Lallart as COO, Thomas Heumesser as CTO, and Slottke as CSO.