Seifert Systems arms itself for further growth | 04.05.2020
Enclosure cooling specialist Seifert Systems, has announced that as of 1st of May 2020, Mr. Dipl. Ing., Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Lars Platzhoff will take on the role of CEO/Managing Director of the Seifert Systems GmbH Radevormwald, Germany. He takes over from Mr. Kai Kroll, who will be responsible for technical operations management in Radevormwald.
Lars Platzhoff will further develop the German location into a centre of competence for liquid- and process-cooling systems. “I look forward to the new tasks, especially the cooperation with an engaged and international team,” said the 50-year old. “I am convinced of the growth opportunities of Seifert Systems on the basis of a modern product portfolio as well as the knowhow within the company.”
The new CEO is a distinguished expert for international business, with more than 20 years’ experience in establishing and developing distribution, marketing, service and product management organizations. As an electronic and industrial engineer, Mr. Platzhoff started his career with ABB Analysetechnik in international distribution. From there he switched into a management and board role at the Durag Group in Hamburg, a global market leader in combustion- and emissions-control technology.
For the past 5 years Mr. Platzhoff held the position of CEO in a well-known mid-size group of companies in the enclosure cooling and signaling technology industry.