Dr Juergen Schloesser Conferred Honorary Title by the Penang State Government
Dr Juergen Schloesser was conferred the prestigious title of Darjah Setia Pangkuan Negeri (DSPN) by the Governor of Penang, His Excellency Tun Dato’ Seri Utama (Dr.) Haji Abdul Rahman bin Haji Abbas on the occasion of the latter’s 80th birthday on 14 July 2018.
The award, which carries the honorary title of 'Dato', is in recognition of Dr Schloesser’s contributions and services to the state of Penang. Dr Schloesser is currently the Senior Vice President of Operations at B. Braun Medical Industries (BMI) in Penang, Member of the Management Board of B. Braun Asia Pacific, and the Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Management Board of B. Braun USA.
During his tenure in Penang, Dr Schloesser led the BMI Site Expansion Master Plan and oversaw various regional and global initiatives. As Chairman of the Penang Skills Development Centre (PSDC), he was the driver behind the establishment of the German Dual Vocational Training (GDVT) programme in Malaysia.