Michael Otterbach has been named Vice President of Parts Operations for Meyn Americas, according to Joost Weel, Managing Director of the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new position, Otterbach will oversee all aspects of Meyn Americas’ parts department.

Prior to his employment with CTB, Otterbach gained six years of experience in vice president and director positions for a global provider of advanced equipment and systems for the food processing industry. Before entering the food processing industry, he spent 15 years in management and vice president roles for other leading manufacturers.

Otterbach has a bachelor’s degree in computer hardware and software from Fachschule in Kirchheim unter Teck, Germany. He is a German citizen and United States permanent resident. He is fluent in both German and English languages.

Currently, Otterbach resides in Peachtree Corners, Georgia.