BREMEN. Topics including environmental and sustainability issues, land and port development, international projects, IT and marketing are to be brought together under one roof with the newly created ‘Port Development and Innovation’ business unit with a clear external profile. As of 1 January, Stefan Färber (left) has taken over as the head of this unit. Färber has worked for bremenports since 2009, initially involved in port development for several years before becoming departmental manager of internal services in 2017. A change has also taken place in Marketing . After 20 years as Head of Marketing Michael Skiba retired. His successor is Ronald Schwarze (right). Schwarze was previously Skiba’s deputy and primarily in charge of trade fairs.