Christoph Zöller has been appointed as divisional manager for Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.’s Industrial Automation Central Europe business unit.

He is responsible for sales, marketing and support for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the Benelux region.Christoph Zöller

Zöller moves to Mitsubishi Electric from Weidmüller’s Industry Automation & Solution division, where he was executive vice-president.

Hartmut Pütz, President of Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation, European Business Group, said Zöller is “clearly a strategically and operationally experienced manager. We expect him to look to the future and use his extensive automation industry knowledge to help strengthen our market position and further develop our solutions based approach to customers in the Central Europe region.”