March 25, 2013
Flexo Market News
Peter Hauser has stepped down as Chairman of the
Board of Gallus Group. The Board of Directors has
elected Stephan Plenz, already a member of the
Board of Directors, to be the new chairman. Klaus
Bachstein was has been elected to the Board of Di-
rectors and will become delegate of the Board.
In addition, Georg Riescher was appointed head of
research and development for the Label Business of
Stephen Boman has joined Pulse Roll Label Prod-
ucts in the position of Laboratory Manager with re-
sponsibility for managing its technical team, new
product development and quality control.
Colin Dixon has been appointed as Operation Man-
ager with overall responsibility for plant and manu-
facturing activities.
Darren Hallett has joined the company in the posi-
tion of Export Technical Sales Manager
with responsibility for expanding the
company’s distribution channels
worldwide, customer sales and tech-
nical support.
Meanwhile, Chris Price has moved
to the position of Product Manager
responsible for co-ordinating activi-
ties between technical sales and mar-
keting through customer trials and
technical support, product recommendations, presen-
tations and data sheet production.
TAPPI has announced its new Board of Directors:
Robert A. Feeser, MeadWestvaco; Kirt Cuevas, Interna-
tional Paper; and Daniel D. Cappell,Asten Johnson. Elect-
ed to begin a three year term in March 2013, they will
join Thomas J. Garland and Chris Luettgen, who will
serve asTAPPI Chair, andTAPPI Vice Chair, respectively.
Feeser is senior vice president of MeadWestvaco
MWV) and is responsible for the company’s global
food packaging business, and all of MWV’s business
operations in Asia Pacific.
Cappell is President and Chief Executive Officer of
Asten Johnson. He started at Asten in 1984 as a Techni-
cal Service Engineer before moving into senior man-
agement at Asten,which later became Asten Johnson.
Cuevas is Vice President of Manufacturing for Inter-
national Paper’s Printing and Communications Papers
and is responsible for all manufacturing operations.
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