Steelwind Nordenham GmbH expands its executive management

Nordenham, 14.07.2023

Steelwind Nordenham Gmbh has expanded its executive management effective 1 July 2023: Jost Backhaus is now an additional Managing Director alongside Dr. Andreas Liessem and is responsible for the commercial side of the company, focusing on sales and project management.

Jost Backhaus © private

Jost Backhaus (50) has many years of professional experience in the field of renewable energies. Among other positions, the industrial engineer was previously COO of Enercon.

Dr. Andreas Liessem: “With Jost Backhaus, I welcome an experienced and dedicated colleague to the management team. Together we are meeting the challenges in a dynamically growing market for monopiles.”

Jost Backhaus: “The deciding factor for me to join Steelwind was that the company is an essential, key supplier in achieving offshore expansion goals. Being able to contribute to sustainability in the value chain with recyclable steel was also a special motivation for me.”

Jost Backhaus © private

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Aktien-Gesellschaft der Dillinger Hüttenwerke (Dillinger), founded in 1685, is a world leader today in the manufacture of premium heavy plate steel. The Dillinger Group employs a total of around 6,200 people. High-tech plate from Dillinger is used to realize extraordinary and technically advanced projects all over the globe in the steel construction, engineering, offshore, offshore wind power, line pipe and boiler construction sectors, as well as many others.

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