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SCHOTTEL Middle East appoints Dirk Wagner as new Managing Director

SchottelWith effect from 1 April 2021, Dirk Wagner will take over as Managing Director at SCHOTTEL Middle East (SME) assuming the responsibilities of Andrew Bull, who will be leaving the company to pursue other interests outside of SCHOTTEL.

Dirk Wagner has extensive experience and expertise in the area of ship propulsion. He joined SME when it was founded in 2011. Since then, he has been able to put this expertise to good use while being in charge of building up the SCHOTTEL subsidiary’s after-sales activities and expanding its territories into 23 countries in the MIA region (Middle East, Indian subcontinent, English speaking Africa). After earning a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Mechanical Engineering, the German national, who has an intercultural background, worked in various positions in the MIA region for more than ten years, gaining him in-depth knowledge of the market.

Andrew Bull has been with SME from its foundation as Managing Director. Under his leadership, the company has developed into a significant regional subsidiary within the SCHOTTEL Group. SCHOTTEL management would like to thank him for his contribution to the growth of the business and wishes him well in his future projects.