April 17 - Jens Ripken has been appointed to the management of port terminals operator, J. Müller Weser in Bremen, Germany.

The 50 year old manager, who was previously with grain and animal feed company Agravis, will complement and strengthen the company's management team.

In addition to his work as managing director at J. Müller Weser, Ripken will be responsible for the company group
J. Müller.

J. Müller specialises in the operation of sea port terminals and related port services, with a focus on North Germany, especially the Lower Saxony region, with its own maritime terminal operations in Brake and Bremen.

J.Müller is a member of the Seaports of Niedersachsen marketing organisation.