Ulrich Störchle has been appointed Managing Director of TDW GmbH, the appointment taking effect as of 15th February 2014. He takes over from Helmut Hederer who has been appointed Managing Director of TAURUS Systems GmbH. Dr. Wolfgang Rieck, previously Head of RF-Systems & Data linking at MBDA Deutschland, is taking over from Ulrich Störchle as Managing Director of Bayern-Chemie GmbH as of 15th February 2014.

“Helmut Hederer leaves TDW as a company that is now the recognized European market leader in its field. With its state-of-the-art technologies and concepts such as scalable warheads, the company is now well positioned at all levels to face the challenges that lie ahead”, said Thomas Homberg, Managing Director of MBDA Germany GmbH. “With Ulrich Störchle, who has successfully managed the operating business of Bayern-Chemie since November 2008, we have a new, but experienced Managing Director.”