Dittrich (50), who is pictured, took up his new duties as head of the business unit on May 1.
He is a qualified automotive mechanic and mechanical engineer with extensive industry experience who has been with the company since 2011.
Dittrich succeeds Jürgen Katzenbach (45), who will continue working for the unit as a commercial manager.
Bosch’s Liquid Food business unit develops, manufactures, and markets processing and packaging solutions for liquid and viscous food, notably for clients in the dairy, fruit juice and coffee industries.
In line with Bosch Packaging Technology’s 'PA 2020' strategy, Liquid Food is working to expand its global business for liquid food packaging solutions by the end of this decade.