Manager Liepert and Straeb back at KUKA
Staff welcomed back manager, were instrumental in the rise of the company in robotics.
After being released about a year ago, the KUKA AG gains its "Mister Robotic" Bernd Liepert and Martin Straeb, responsible for marketing issues, back on board. After particulars of the Augsburger Allgemeine Zeitung (Germany), Liepert will operate in future as "Chief Technology Officer" and advance to the Group in terms of new technologies. Along with Larry Drake, from the field of engineering and Manfred Gundel, from robotics, he completed the management team. Straeb will be active for both businesses as senior marketing manager.
Through the use of the major shareholder "Grenzenbach" wants to bring back peace in the KUKA life. The first step was taken with the appointment of the Executive Board and the Supervisory Board. Bernd Lipert and Martin Straeb now await more peaceful times, they work now under the new Kuka Chief Till Reuter, a confidant of the family Grenzebach.