Konecranes has appointed Carolin Paulus as its executive vice president for the industrial equipment division, effective March 1, 2020.

Carolin Paulus.

Currently the senior vice president for global parts and service procurement at Konecranes, Paulus will report to president and ceo Rob Smith.

She succeeds Mikko Uhari, who has led the industrial equipment business area since 2016.

Uhari will lead the integration of MHE-Demag, which Konecranes took full ownership of during December 2019, prior to his retirement.