Change in the Advanced Materials division
01/11/2010 Effective September 1, 2009, a change took place in the top management of the Bühler Grinding & Dispersion business unit.
Markus Hofer (left), who has been with Bühler since 1995 and has headed the business unit since 2006, will take charge as head of New Technologies in the new Advanced Materials division. In this capacity, he will be in charge of identifying and evaluating strategic growth options. His position as head of the Grinding & Dispersion business unit will be filled by Samuel Schär (right). Schär has been in charge of developing the Bühler Nanotechnology business field since 2002. In addition to heading the Grinding & Dispersion business unit, he will continue to also manage the Nanotechnology business field (Partec GmbH).