New sales director at VIPA HQ

On 01 December 2015 VIPA welcomed the new Global Sales Director in Herzogenaurach. Harald Benkert takes over this position from Bob Linkenbach, who was appointed CEO of VIPA GmbH. As a member of the Executive Board, Harald Benkert is responsible for sales, marketing, key account management as well as the application and service department.

He has more than 20 years experiences in sales and management which he gained in different companies of the ABB Group.

"I am looking forward to the new task in a very dynamic environment as well as making my contribution towards improving the development of VIPA. In cooperation with YASKAWA we are very well positioned and the market offers a large growth potential ", said Harald Benkert in his internal presentation.