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Müller AG Cleaning Solutions Extends Management

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Müller AG Cleaning Solutions Extends Management

Dr. Christian Heuer appointed as new managing director. Further strategic growth and international expansion planned.

Wohlen, Switzerland, July 22, 2013 – With respect to constant growth the Müller Group, leading supplier of packaging, product handling, and cleaning systems mainly for pharmaceutical production, decided to appoint Dr. Christian Heuer (47) as new Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Müller AG Cleaning Solutions. The long-standing and successful managing director Ruedi Peterhans will focus his attention in the future to marketing and sales.

Dr. Heuer holds a doctor’s degree in Chemical Engineering of the Technical University of Berlin and and has long-term international experience in the Pharma market especially in cleaning and sterilization technology. Before changing to his new position, he was CMO of Belimed Group, responsible for global marketing, sales and service. This included management of subsidiaries for sales and service and of global distributor network.

Furthermore, the board of directors of Müller Group asked Dr. Heuer to further develop across its subsidiaries the business unit Systems/ Handling/ Cleaning as leading supplier of pharmaceutical, cosmetic and food industry. By this management team extension Müller Group is setting the course for the pursued objective of further growth and is adapting the organisation to the requirements of a global expansion strategy.

About Müller AG Cleaning Solutions
Die Müller AG Cleaning Solutions forms the cleaning technology division of the Müller Group. The Müller Group develops, produces and markets industrial packaging, product handling, and cleaning systems for applications in the areas of pharmaceuticals, chemicals, industrial hygiene, cosmetics, flavors and fragrances, food, petroleum products, paints and coatings, semiconductors, warehousing, and distribution. The family-owned, international company group has over 115 years of experience and employs 400 people at five locations in Switzerland and Germany. A distribution network of 54 agencies ensures global presence. Further information on products of Müller Group is available at

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