Mr Jan Schmidt-Krayer has officially joined the managing board of S+C. As managing partner, Mr Schmidt-Krayer will share the leadership of the tradition-rich company with Dr Henning Kreisel and Dr Klaus Hohenstein. His area of responsibility will include the Centrifugal Casting & Petrochemicals division, as well as the firm’s Human Resources, R&D, Marketing and Corporate Communication departments. He has also been appointed management spokesman by the advisory board. Mr Jan Schmidt-Krayer is the son of Mr Christoph Schmidt-Krayer, himself a former managing partner of S+C with an illustrious, 30-year-long career at the firm, which deals with the production of stainless steel system components.