29.06.2020 | reading time approx. 2 min.

Board level complete

His goal – To make the best even better

Dr. Ing. Peter Barton,
new Chief Technology Officer

Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Peter Barton, who holds a doctorate in mechanical engineering, takes over the role of Chief Technology Officer at ZIEHL-ABEGG SE from the 1st July. The knowledge that Dr. Barton brings with him for his task ahead is highly impressive. He not only completed his mechanical engineering studies and gained his subsequent doctorate in gear technology at the Ruhr University Bochum in very quick time but also took the accolade of best ever graduate in the history of the faculty. Winning awards such as the SEW-EURODRIVE Foundation Award, the Adam Opel Award of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at the Ruhr University Bochum, after completing his studies, Dr. Peter Barton also made a name for himself developing numerous national and international patents. He has already demonstrated his proven ability in leadership positions with high-profile global companies. A highly experienced individual, with an innovative approach and great vision on the subject of technology, Dr. Peter Barton completes the Executive Board of the forward-looking ZIEHL-ABEGG SE.
We wish him every success in his role.