Arburg GmbH + Co KG, headquartered in Lossburg, Germany, has appointed Guido Frohnhaus as its new Managing Director of Technology & Engineering. According to the company, its Technology & Engineering management division has recently been led on an interim basis by Managing Partner Juliane Hehl but the senior management team is now believed to be complete with the appointment of Frohnhaus.
Fronhaus was formerly Managing Director of Werner Turck GmbH & Co. KG, Halver, Germany, a leader in industrial automation solutions, where he was responsible for the development and production departments. Prior to this, he was Vice President of Technology at the Turck national subsidiary in the USA as well as several years working in management roles at an automotive supplier.
He started his career by completing an apprenticeship as a toolmaker and went on to study mechanical engineering, specialising in manufacturing engineering, at the University of Wuppertal, Germany. During his time working in the USA, he also completed a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Capella University, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.