Jens Wulff and Ilya Asser are two strong personalities of NEA GROUP. Each of them has been active in the NEUMAN & ESSER GROUP for more than ten years. So, Jens Wulff's career started in 2012 as a Project Manager at NEUMAN & ESSER Deutschland. In the years 2014 to 2016, his path first led to sales, where he was responsible as Area Sales Manager for Germany, Sub-Sahara and Africa, among others. He then switched to production. First as Head and later as Managing Director Operations he introduced numerous innovative processes at the productions sites in Übach-Palenberg and Wurzen. On January 1, 2022, Jens Wulff has now taken over the position of Managing Director of NEUMAN & ESSER Deutschland, succeeding Franz-Josef Ritzen.
Already in 2009, Ilya Asser's path led him to NEA GROUP. He faced his first challenges as a Project Engineer at NEAC Compressor Service at the hqs. in Germany. After three years, Ilya Asser switched to sales and was responsible for the customer support in the areas of Austria, Eastern Europe and Central Asia. The move to the USA followed in 2018, to NEAC's location in Katy, Texas, where he led the service provider's fortunes as Managing Director. After NORWALK Inc. became part of NEA GROUP in 2020, he additionally took over the management of this production site. At the beginning of this year, Ilya Asser succeeded Bernd Wagner as Managing Director of NEAC Compressor Service, exactly where his career began 13 years ago.
"We wish Jens Wulff and Ilya Asser every success in their new roles as Managing Directors. It is with great pleasure and pride that we have filled these important positions with people who have been members of the NEA family for a long time and know our family business very well," the Managing Partners of NEA GROUP, Stefanie and Alexander Peters, say.