April 10 - BDP International has appointed Claus Freydag as country manager for its German subsidiary, BDP International GmbH.

Freydag reports directly to BDP's managing director of Europe, Yves Letange, who is based in Antwerp.

Freydag joins BDP from the French-German joint venture SDV Geis, where he most recently served as director of sales and marketing for Germany.

BDP has been operating in Germany since 2004 and currently has offices in Dusseldorf, Hamburg, Munich, Nuremberg and Stuttgart, in addition to its Frankfurt headquarters.