Mr Ekkehard Broszka has retired from the business after many years with Z&J Technologies GmbH (Z&J), Stefan Derichs, who has also been with Raco and Z&J for many years and who shared the Managing Director role with Broszka, has decided to leave the company later this year to pursue other career opportunities.
Mr Metin Gerceker, who is currently Managing Director of Th. Jansen, will become Z&J’s Managing Director with immediate effect. He will continue in his role at Th. Jansen.
Gerceker said “I am delighted to be taking on this role. Z&J is a great business with unrivalled valve engineering expertise and leadership positions in a number of key sectors.”
Metin joined IMI over four years ago and during that time has worked in a number of senior management positions across the IMI Severe Service division including VP, Business Development at Orton in Piacenza, Italy and Managing Director at CCI AG in Switzerland. He became Managing Director of Th. Jansen in February 2013. Prior to joining IMI, Metin had over 20 years’ experience in the valve industry and was Managing Director of Metso Automation MAPAG GmbH, part of Metso Group as well as MAPAG Valves GmbH which was part of Linde AG. He is a steering committee member of the Valve World.