International consultants Sedgwick Noble Lowndes in Germany is expanding its operations with new offices locally and high level appointments. The former head of international benefits for Jauch & Hübener, Horst Ludwig has joined the group, as joint managing director alongside Dirk Popielas. Ludwig left J&H shortly after it was taken over by Aon. Ludwig will be running the new Munich office, where he will be actively involved in consultancy, as well as working in a managerial role for some days a week in Frankfurt as well. We will have a number of consultants based in Munich, " says Popielas.

An office has been opened in Cologne, which will headed by Theo Cisch, who was also with J&H in Mülheim."