Fortna®, a leading global consulting, engineering services and software company for warehousing and distribution, and Pierau Planung, a Fortna company, today announced Björn A. Brunkow has been promoted to Vice President Sales, EMEA. In this role, Björn will expand his years of experience as Managing Director of Pierau Unternehmensberatung GmbH to design and deliver transformative projects across the EMEA region.
Having merged in 2020, this appointment marks an important step in the integration of Fortna and Pierau. “Björn brings a wealth of experience to every project and we look forward to leveraging the power of our combined teams to continue delivering exceptional logistics and operations design for our clients,” said Marc Austin, Senior Vice President, EMEA. “His commitment to excellence in innovative solutions that leverage leading automation technologies will help our clients solve today’s challenges of digital order fulfillment.”
“The combined capabilities of both companies with an expanded portfolio of services help us partner with companies throughout EMEA to solve the most complex distribution and intralogistics challenges,” added Björn A. Brunkow. “I am proud that our clients will benefit from the strength of the Fortna-Pierau team for assistance with operations design, automation procurement, systems implementation, and long-term lifecycle services and support.”