He succeeds Dr. Hubertus Schulte, who has been responsible in this position since 1 January 2012. For the last ten years, Engleder has been working in the plastics and machine tool industry for various international companies in Germany and Canada. When he joined Engel in 2008, he was given responsibility for the development and market launch of the viper linear robot range. He then became Factory Manager at Engel Automatisierungstechnik in Dietach. As a result of his appointment as CTO, there are now two family members in the management team, with Dr. Peter Neumann already CEO.