A personnel change takes place in the Communications and Marketing Department at the esteemed BENTELER Group. Ms. Birgit Held, Vice President of Communications/Marketing since September 2015, is departing from the company by her own request and through a harmonious agreement. After a highly successful tenure of over eight years with BENTELER, she embarks on a new venture outside the organization. Taking her place is Mr. Stephan Knüttel, who entered the company on January 1, 2022, as Senior Manager Communications/Marketing at BENTELER Automotive.Mr. Ralf Göttel, CEO of the BENTELER Group, expresses heartfelt gratitude to Birgit Held on behalf of the entire company. Throughout her tenure, she masterfully established and professionalized the group's communications and marketing endeavors, adapting them continuously to the dynamic market landscape. Alongside her team, she significantly bolstered the BENTELER Group's successful transformation with her exceptional expertise and unwavering dedication. While the departure of Birgit is regrettable, the company respects her aspirations for further professional growth and wishes her all the best in her forthcoming role.Mr. Ralf Göttel adds, “Simultaneously, I eagerly anticipate an even closer collaboration with Stephan Knüttel in the days to come. As Birgit's successor from within our ranks, Stephan has swiftly immersed himself in the pertinent subjects and contributed valuable insights. I have complete confidence that he will seamlessly carry forth and elevate the achievements of our past communications and marketing endeavors.”The BENTELER Group has continually augmented its communication undertakings, both internally and externally, in recent years. In conjunction with facilitating successful transformations encompassing acquisitions, divestments, and restructurings, the focal point of the communications efforts has been on nurturing and launching the BENTELER and HOLON brands. This has been accompanied by reinforcing brand awareness through captivating content and campaigns. Furthermore, emphasis has been placed on executing the digital strategy, encompassing digital marketing, sustainability, corporate publishing, and financial communications.