CGS Publishing Technologies GmbH has announced the appointment of Bernd Rückert (48) as new Managing Director, Technology and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He replaces Jan de Maeyer, who has retired as former head of Research and Development. He will remain with the Company for high-tech systems analysis and programming projects.
Rückert has served with CGS for over 21 years beginning as an Application Specialist. Moving quickly into the role of Product Manager, he was responsible for the support and future growth of the entire ORIS product portfolio.
In 2009, he played an important role in shaping the future of the company as Product Marketing Manager, a newly established position as interface between product management and marketing.
Rückert’s position was confirmed 1st September, and reporting to him as members of the Management Board are Andreas Kämmerer, Business Development, Christoph Thommessen, Global Sales, and Jürgen Erler, Chief Financial Officer.