Feucht, 13 December 2018 – Erhard Klamer starts his well-earned retirement at the end of the year. The Sales Manager for Germany dedicated almost 30 years’ service to the forage harvesting specialist, Fella. Fella brand sales in Germany will come under the management of the Fendt sales team from January 2019.
Agricultural engineer Erhard Klamer began his career at Fella in 1989 as Regional Sales Manager for Rhineland-Palatinate, Saarland and Hesse. From 2001, Klamer played a key role as Sales Manager for the successful development and expansion of nationwide sales for the Fella brand in Germany and the German-speaking region.
He was also responsible for sales in Austria and South Tyrol for a time, as well as for the Marketing Department. Erhard Klamer was an active, long-standing member of various committees at VDMA Landtechnik, where he championed the interests of the industry.
"We would like to thank Erhard Klamer for his tireless commitment to Fella over the past three decades and wish him all the very best for the future," says Uli Nickol, Managing Director of AGCO Feucht GmbH. Erhard Klamer was known for his integrity and loyalty, which made him a well-liked business partner and colleague." Feucht forage harvesting equipment sales for the Fella and Fendt brands will be managed by the Fendt team as part of the Fendt Full Line strategy from 1 January 2019.
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