Sandvik Mining Rock Technology

Friedrich Hirtler takes Responsibility for Central Europe

With effect from 1 June, Friedrich Hirtler has been appointed Managing Director of Sandvik Mining and Construction Central Europe GmbH, having taken over this demanding management role on an acting basis back in December 2017 alongside his permanent position of Sales Manger Parts and Services. In his new position, he is simultaneously a member of the management team for Sales Area Northern Europe. From the head office in Essen, Hirtler reports directly to Ulf Johansson, Vice President Sales Area Northern Europe at Sandvik Mining Rock Technology.

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