Single- and dual-axis solar tracking system company DEGERenergie has added to its sales and marketing team with the appointment of Michael Heck as vice president of global marketing and sales. The company has also named Gerhard Ginter as area sales manager for the international branches of DEGERenergie in Canada, USA, Spain and Greece.
Michael Heck joins the company from his former role at an IT company, where he worked in human resources, business development, product management and international sales as senior manager. He has also worked as product marketing manager for multifunctional products and document management software in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) at Hewlett-Packard.
His role at DEGERenergie will involve company restructuring to adapt to changing market conditions and the company’s plans regarding commitments in different countries and regions of the world.
As new area sales manager for Canada, USA, Spain and Greece, Gerhard Ginter will be shouldered with applying the company’s organizational structure in these countries, while also arranging for the set-up of production capacities abroad. Gerald is a trained toolmaker and certified export economist, who brings several years’ experience in technology, sales, product and corporate development roles.