Erik Juul Rasmussen has been appointed to the vacant post of corporate technical director and vice-president for Carlsberg Breweries. The position will be effective from 1st August. Erik Juul Rasmussen, 53, has been managing director with responsibility for technical issues at Hannen, Carlsberg Breweries' 100%-owned subsidiary in Mönchengladbach, Germany, since 1989. Prior to that he was technical manager at Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia.