Klaus Kröppel is general manager sales at Tadano Faun in Lauf an der Pegnitz, Germany

Klaus Kröppel is general manager sales at Tadano Faun in Lauf an der Pegnitz, Germany

On 1 May Klaus Kröppel took up a new position as general sales manager at Japanese crane manufacturer Tadano Faun based in Germany.

His remit includes a greater focus on the customer and to make internal sales processes more customer-centred, Tadano said.

Kröppel’s crane experience is 17 years at Manitowoc Grove in Wilhelmshaven, Germany. Most recently there he was vice president Europe and Africa for mobile cranes. He has a degree in economics and had technical military training. Before joining the crane industry he held management positions in the chemical industry.

 

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