Ampegon Group Announces New Leadership, Direction
Josef Troxler becomes Group CEO, Simon Keens head of sales and marketing
| Josef Troxler is the CEO for Ampegon Group
Ampegon Group has appointed Josef
Troxler as its new CEO. In this position, Troxler, who is also chairman of the
Board of Directors, is responsible for the daily management of all Ampegon
Group companies, which include Ampegon AG, Ampegon Antenna Systems GmbH, Ampegon
PPT GmbH and AM-Broadcast GmbH.
In his dual role, Troxler, who is an electrical
engineer and previously held the position of CEO at Ampegon AG, is working with
Ampegon Group staff to develop new products and change strategic direction
toward emerging high-tech markets. The group also maintains its strong engagement
in the broadcast industry.
The company says, Ampegon Group will
“move to sustainably strengthen its competitiveness and meet new challenges in the
scientific markets of accelerator and fusion research, medical technology and industrial
Also as part of the restructuring, the
Ampegon Group named Dr. Simon Keens as its new head of sales and marketing.
Keens, who is a physicist and holds a doctorate from the University of Salford
in Manchester, has worked for Ampegon for the past four years. He is also a member
of the United Kingdom Institute of Physics.
Ampegon group announced in November
that it had taken over parts of German-based Transradio SenderSysteme, now AM-Broadcast GmbH. The
Berlin-based company operates under the direction of Matthias
Stoll, who was previously director of marketing at Ampegon AG. Stoll, now based in Berlin, says AM-Broadcast offers MW
transmitter solutions based on more than a century of expertise.
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