Gerd Liebig new sales executive with Sumitomo (SHI) Demag

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January 19, 2015 by Canadian Plastics

Gerd Liebig.

Gerd Liebig.

Gerd Liebig is set to become the new managing director, chief sales officer of injection machine maker Sumitomo (SHI) Demag Plastics Machinery GmbH.

Effective April 1, Liebig, 53, takes over the full responsibility of all worldwide sales, after sales and marketing activities out of the company’s headquarter in Schwaig, Germany. He is also leading the worldwide sales subsidiaries and representatives.

It will be Liebig’s second time around with the company. Before his most recent position as group marketing director for an injection molding machine manufacturer in Austria, Liebig spent 15 years at former Demag Plastics Group – now Sumitomo (SHI) Demag – as marketing director and later chief strategic officer.