Since May 16, 2019, Hilger Groß has taken on the position as “Business Development and Area Sales Manager” at SIKORA AG in Bremen. In this function, he is in charge of the business unit “plastics”. With Hilger Groß, a highly experienced manager is responsible for the worldwide sale of SIKORA’s inspection, sorting and analyzing systems for plastic pellets.

“We are happy to win an outstanding sales expert with Hilger Groß, who perfectly knows the plastics market already for decades”, says Holger Lieder, Sales Director at SIKORA “With his longstanding experience in compounding and inspection of plastic material, he will distribute the benefits of our systems to the industry and further develop the area plastics”, furthers Lieder.

Over the past years, Hilger Groß has worked in managing positions in sales and as QM auditor. His focus was on quality, process optimization and efficiency enhancement for the production and processing of plastics. “Mr. Groß has extensive knowledge especially in the field of pellets sorting and, therefore, possesses the necessary skills for his role at SIKORA”, explains Lieder.

For more than four decades, SIKORA has been a leading manufacturer and global supplier of innovative measuring, inspection and control technology for demanding industries. In the business unit plastics, the company offers systems for optical inline sorting as well as automatic laboratory testing and analysis of plastic material. Contamination, such as black specks, discolorations and metal particles, are reliably detected, analyzed and sorted out. This leads to the highest material quality, optimized reproducible processes, the supply of clean raw material and reduction of reclamation costs.

The systems are exclusively developed and made at SIKORA’s headquarters in Bremen/Germany. Innovation, product quality and customer satisfaction define the daily activities of the approximately 300 employees worldwide. From Bremen and with the support of 14 international offices as well as more than 30 regional representatives, SIKORA provides customers all over the world with innovative product solutions and competent service.