Ueli Thuerig Appointed President of Newly Created PSG Europe
Pump Solutions Group (PSG) is part of Dover Corporation’s Engineered Systems segment and a leader in positive displacement pump and supporting technologies around the world. Ueli Thuerig was recently named President of the newly created PSG Europe. Thuerig, former CEO of PSG operating company Maag, will report to PSG President Dean Douglas.
PSG Europe was established to provide support to the established PSG facilities that serve the European industrial markets. The new organization enables PSG to streamline its processes and share best practices by leveraging its size, capabilities, and synergies within the region.
“PSG is thrilled to have someone with Ueli’s leadership and expertise guiding PSG’s European initiatives,” says Douglas. “The formation of PSG Europe will play an important role in increasing PSG’s customer intimacy across our European operational platform, and Ueli will be instrumental in helping us achieve that.”
Current PSG manufacturing facilities in Europe include:
- Auxerre, France
- Grossostheim, Germany
- Kamp-Lintfort, Germany
- Oberglatt, Switzerland
- Rozzano, Italy
The new organization will also support the Tianjin, China facility, which specializes in engineering and technology of the Maag Industrial Pumps platform and its screw pump technology offering.
Prior to his position as President of PSG Europe, Thuerig worked at Maag for 23 years in a variety of leadership positions. He earned an MBA from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland.
Former VP/GM European Operations Bernhard Dicks was appointed as Senior Vice President of PSG Europe to help guide its success. He will lead a team of five general managers for each facility in the region.