NUKEM's Managing Director Peter Heiermann retires
Following the successful conclusion of the sale the NUKEM Group to Advent International, NUKEM's Managing Director Peter Heiermann has decided to withdraw from active business life on October 1, 2006 by way of a early retirement arrangement. Both the Shareholder and the Management Board regret this decision and express their sincere thanks to Peter Heiermann. Mr. Heiermann has accompanied the NUKEM Group for more than 23 years undertaking high level assignments, and since 1999 he has been NUKEM's Managing Director for Finance. The duties and responsibilities of Peter Heiermann will be taken over by Heiner Zinnkann as Finance Director with effect from October 1, 2006. Heiner Zinnkann will be returning from NUKEM Corp., USA, to NUKEM GmbH.