As a consequence of the new divisional structure, FLSmidth appoints Manfred Schaffer new divisional president for the Minerals division. He will also be a member of Group Executive Management, which position he took up on 01.09.2014. There, he will prepare the transition to the new Minerals division on 01.01.2015. Until then, he heads the existing FLS Minerals Processing division. Schaffer holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and has extensive experience from the global mining industry.