Flint Group Flexographic Products appoints Friedrich von Rechteren Vice President Sales EMEA and Global Business Development

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Flint Group is pleased to announce the formation of a central Business Development unit for the Flexographic Products Division, located in Stuttgart. Friedrich von Rechteren, while being the head of this unit, will simultaneously assume the responsibility for Sales in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He will also be a member of the Flexographic Products Senior Leadership Team.

Friedrich von Rechteren has extensive experience in various commercial roles building, growing and running businesses in the chemical industry. He has held cross regional and cross-functional Business Development, Product Director, Marketing and Commercial management roles in specialty as well as base chemical markets. Mr. von Rechteren holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany

Members of the new Global Business Development Team are

Mats Lind, Business Development Manager, responsible for the flexible packaging market segment. Previously, the native Swede ran his own company, Linds Flexo AB, offering high-quality solutions for the Scandinavian printing and labels industry

Philipp Eissner, Business Development Manager, responsible for the corrugated board market segment as well as for the support of brand owners. Mr. Eissner has experience as a Business Development Manager and an Innovation Manager in various companies in the printing industry where he maintained and developed contacts with customers in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America.

Dr. Joelle Bédat, Business Development Manager, responsible for the support of flexographic press manufacturers. Ms. Bédat previously held various positions at Flint Group. Among others, she has experience in packaging printing inks, printing plates and the in-the-round technology (ITR). During her professional journey at Flint Group, she has established a well-developed network with printing press manufacturers.