After 15 years as a member of group management and head of the Bucher Municipal division, Michael Häusermann has decided to leave the Bucher Industries Group in order to pursue a new career path. As head of Bucher Municipal since 2000, Michael Häusermann has successfully guided the division through a period of expansion, focusing on the municipal vehicles and winter maintenance equipment segments. The Board of Directors and CEO of Bucher Industries wish to thank Michael Häusermann for his many years of service.

Coen van Rosmalen, who has successfully led Johnston Sweepers Ltd, UK, a member of Bucher Municipal, since 2005, is taking over the management of the division on an ad interim basis with immediate effect.

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Bucher Industries is a global technology group with leading market positions in speciality areas of mechanical and vehicle engineering. The company's operations include specialised agricultural machinery, municipal vehicles, hydraulic components, manufacturing equipment for the glass container industry and for wine and fruit juice production, as well as automation technology. The group's shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: BUCN).