Key market set to expand
The EMEA region is a key market within Swisslog’s global reach, and Jens Schmale will endeavor to ensure the company's continued success in the region. Commenting on his appointment, Schmale said: “I am delighted to take over the role as Head of EMEA, and I am looking forward to expanding our roadmap within this highly dynamic market while developing new and existing customer relationships. I am fully committed to driving supply chain innovation through robotic and data-driven solutions.”
Based in the company’s Dortmund office, Schmale is set to further strengthen Swisslog’s market position within countries across the EMEA region. Trioschi continues: “We are pleased to have Jens Schmale on board as the new Head of EMEA. With his wealth of expertise in leadership and customer engagement skills, I am certain he will play a leading role in supporting the future growth of Swisslog."
Markus Kirchhoff succeeds Schmale as Head of Swisslog AutoStore Europe, bringing many years of industry management experience to the role. CEO Antonio Trioschi adds: “We’re pleased to welcome Markus Kirchhoff on board to lead the European AutoStore business unit, and I am confident in his ability to cultivate our experience in this popular good-to-person technology."