Michael Unger chosen Manager of the Year

Spokesman for Balluff Management receives award

"I am very happy about the award and this recognition for the further development of our company. The prize confirms our ongoing commitment to the growth of the company in order to strengthen the global leadership position of Balluff GmbH in industrial Automation," said Michael Unger.

Michael Unger has been employed at Balluff since 1991. As manager, he assumed overall responsibility for the technical divisions in 1999, in particular for the global production and logistics network within the Balluff group. Since 2009 Michael Unger has been spokesman for management and together with Florian Hermle and Katrin Stegmaier-Hermle makes up the management team of the family-run company in its 4th generation.

Michael Unger

Balluff manager Michael Unger was named "Manager of the Year" in the sensors category.

About the company Balluff

Balluff was founded in 1921 in Neuhausen a.d.F. It employs 3,000 people worldwide and stands for innovative technology, quality and maximum customer orientation. As a leading provider for industrial automation, the family-run company offers a full range of high-quality sensors, system- and customer-specific solutions. In 2015 sales for Balluff GmbH were around € 366 million. In addition to the central headquarters in Neuhausen in the Filder region, Balluff has production and development sites around the world, as well as 68 international subsidiaries and representative offices. This guarantees that customers have fast availability of the products, high application assistance, and perfect service directly on-site – worldwide.