Founder of Prominent Group of Companies Passes Away

Professor Viktor Dulger, founder of the German Group of companies Prominent, world leaders in advanced technology for the treatment of water and other fluids, passed away on Tuesday 22nd March 2016 at the age of 81.

The Prominent Group has production sites in Germany, Brazil, China, Czech Republic, France, India, Ireland, Netherlands, Sweden, USA and Malta.

Professor Dulger first visited Malta in 1985 and soon after decided to establish a production facility here. Only a few weeks ago, Prime Minister Dr Joseph Muscat inaugurated a new expansion of Prominent in Bulebel.

Prominent employs 110 in Malta and exports its specialised products throughout the world. Prime Minister Dr Joseph Muscat and Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Business Dr Chris Cardona, and chairmen and Boards of Directors of Malta Enterprise and Malta Industrial Parks Ltd. extended their condolences to the Dulger family and the Prominent Group of Companies.

According to Minister Cardona “Professor Viktor Dulger, will be remembered as an iconic representative of German industrial invesment in Malta and the Maltese Government will continue to cherish his wise advice and continue to invest in education and training”.