(12/06/2021 / sbr)

Björn Bemelmans appointed new Managing Director at Heimbach

Since December 1st, 2021, Björn Bemelmans has joined the Management Board of Heimbach GmbH as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). He succeeds Werner Dilly, who will leave the company at his own request on December 31st, 2021, after 6 successful years as Managing Director.

The other areas of responsibility in the management team remain unchanged:

  • Marco Esper, Chairman of the Management Board, responsible for the Paper Machine Clothing Division (PMC),
  • Dr. Ralf Kaldenhoff, Managing Director, responsible for the Technical Textiles Division (TTX).

Mr. Bemelmans is 42 years old. After successfully completing his university degree (Diplom-Kaufmann (FH) at Aachen University of Applied Sciences, MBA International Business at Kristianstad University, Sweden), Mr. Bemelmans worked for many years as a consultant for large medium-sized companies in a wellknown auditing company. In 2009 he was appointed as a certified auditor. Most recently, he worked as a commercial managing director in various medium-sized companies.

“We are sure that we have found in Björn Bemelmans an excellent leadership personality who fits perfectly into our team and the Heimbach Group both, professionally and as a person.”