Addition to MAPAL Group management

Dr. Michael Fried (PresseBox) (Aalen, ) As of 1 July 2015, Dr Michael Fried (48) will be joining the management at MAPAL Dr Kress KG. One focus of his work will initially be managing selected subsidiaries. In future, the management will thus be made up of Dr Dieter Kress (chair), Dr Jochen Kress (Products and Marketing), Dr Ralf Herkenhoff (Commercial Management) and Dr Michael Fried.

Dr Fried has a doctorate in Engineering and extensive experience in tools manufacturing, including work as the manager of a production company for tensioning devices and tools.

“We are delighted to have taken on Dr Fried as an experienced manager with local roots to help us further expand the group”, said Dr Dieter Kress, president of the MAPAL Group. This, he explained, would allow the precision tool-making company from Aalen to stay abreast of the strong growth of recent years and the new tasks this has generated.


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D-73431 Aalen
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