New Key Account Manager for B&J

Christoph Hurst

With effect from July 1st 2019, Christoph Hurst is the new Key Account Manager at B&J Rocket Sales AG.

New Appointment at B&J

He takes over the support of the existing customer base in retreading and industry for Germany and parts of Europe. In addition, he is to develop new markets for B&J buffing tools in these regions. 

The qualified mechatronics engineer already worked as a test engineer at DEKRA and as a service engineer and country manager at Bosch. Hurst also has extensive knowledge of customer and employee training.

In his new function, Christoph Hurst reports directly to General Manager Fredy Walther. The sales manager looks forward eagerly to the team addition: "With Christoph Hurst we have a technically experienced and competent colleague with whom we will consolidate and further expand our market position,“ he said.

About the author

David is the Owner and Publisher of Retreading Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyres & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.


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