Chiron America, a provider of custom VMCs, has announced the appointment of Dirk Zikeli as CEO. Former CEO Crispin Taylor will serve as managing director of STAMA in Schlierbach, Germany.
Mr. Zikeli previously served as the company’s COO. Born in Tuttlingen, Germany, he joined Chiron in 1986 through an apprenticeship program. He moved to Charlotte, North Carolina in 1994 as part of the leadership team that established the company’s presence in North America and became a U.S. citizen in 2010.