New Roles At Hengst

From left: Howard Boyer, Christopher Heine, Jens Röttgering and Achim Brömmel.

Howard Boyer has joined the new board at the Münster, Germany-based filtration specialist Hengst Group. Boyer is the former president and chief executive officer (CEO) at Hengst North America Inc. and is now the chief operating officer at the company’s Münster corporate headquarters.

As previously announced, the role of CEO has been taken by Christopher Heine who, until recently, was chief financial officer of the Hengst Group. Also named to a new position is Achim Brömmel, who is responsible for Research & Development as the chief technology officer and automotive original equipment. Jens Röttgering was also named an executive partner for the board.

Hengst is a development partner and original equipment manufacturer supplier in filtration and fluid management to the vehicle and engine industries in industrial filtration applications and consumer merchandise sector.