Michael Nuber New Managing Director at visiotec

Michael Nuber took over as the new Managing Director of visiotec, a member of the Uhlmann Group, at the beginning of Dezember 2016. The 39-year-old successor to Richard Mertens has management experience and a broad knowledge of sensor technology - a vital element of the inline inspection systems developed and marketed by visiotec.

Michael Nuber New Managing Director at visiotec

Michael Nuber became new Managing Director of visiotec GmbH on Dezember 1, 2016. He takes over the responsibilities of the former Managing Director, Richard Mertens, who retires from the company at the end of March 2017. "We are pleased to have found a business leader for this job with extensive experience in sensor technology", says Norbert Gruber, CEO at Uhlmann. As a member of the Uhlmann Group, visiotec operates in close cooperation with Uhlmann Pac-Systeme GmbH & Co. KG. The 14-strong visiotec team develops and markets inspections systems for automated processes in the fields of packaging and manufacturing.

Prior to joining visiotec, Michael Nuber worked as a sales manager for process instrumentation at Siemens AG. After completing his studies in industrial engineering, he gained broad knowledge at Endress+Hauser AG in Switzerland, as well as at Philips in Austria. "Mechanical engineering, automation, sensor technology, and a family-owned company - I was strongly attracted by this combination at Uhlmann and visiotec. Furthermore, I can identify strongly with the high level of flexibility and commitment associated with a medium-sized company," explains Michael Nuber. Having already gained positive experience during his first weeks, he is optimistic about the future development of visiotec: "Obviously, I hope to fulfill what is expected of me. Success is never the achievement of one individual, but always the merit of a group. That is why I am looking forward to the challenges together with my team."

Richard Mertens retires from the company as scheduled at the end of March 2017. He has worked successfully within the Uhlmann Group for over 25 jears and held various management positions. We thank Richard Mertens most sincerely for his long-standing, positive commitment and wish him all the best for the future", states Tobias Uhlmann, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Uhlmann and visiotec.

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