Dec 15, 2014

Extended management team for Farmer Automatic

Dr Dieter Zenker will take over as CEO of Farmer Automatic, a poultry housing systems specialist with a strong track record. Farmer Automatic is one of the industry’s leading manufacturers worldwide. Christian Dyckerhoff, who has been Farmer Automatic’s Managing Director since 2011, will continue to head the company’s Sales & Marketing department. Dr Dieter Zenker and Christian Dyckerhoff will work closely with the entire management team and the company’s permanent workforce towards strengthening and expanding the company’s market position even further. 

Dr Dieter Zenker (49) has over ten years’ management experience in mechanical and systems engineering. Following employment with Lenze in Hameln and Barmag AG in Remscheid, he took up the position of Technical Director of an automation company based in Neustadt/Wied and was most recently the Managing Director of Trützschler, a company based in Egelsbach near Frankfurt, for seven years. Dieter Zenker studied in Ulm, Pforzheim, Aachen and Moscow. He has a Ph. D. in mechanical engineering and graduated in industrial engineering. He is in a committed relationship and has three children.

Farmer Automatic
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Königstraße 51
48366 Laer

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