GUTERMANN has appointed Achim Hugger as new CTO of the group. Achim will be based in GUTERMANN’s Stuttgart office and will be responsible for the developper teams in Stuttgart and Ravensburg.
Achim has a degree in mechanical engineering and over 20 years of experience in non-destructive testing of pipelines. He was for many years in charge of development of pigs/moles that run inside pipelines and use infrared sensors to scan for irregularities, an area where he also holds patents. He brings with him a wealth of experience from a very closely related field, and strong leadership.