(Munich, March 15, 2016) KraussMaffei has appointed Klaus Zeiler as the new Head of the Logistics/Packaging (Log/Pack) Business Unit in the Injection Molding Machinery segment with immediate effect. He is taking over the duties of Emilio Lopez, who in future as Area Sales Manager for Ibero-America will concentrate on the expansion of the sales activities for the KraussMaffei and Netstal brands in the entire Latin American region.
Lopez has been in charge of the Log/Pack Business Unit since its creation in 2013, which he successfully set up with Zeiler. Zeiler brings many years of experience from the packaging system business to his new activity. He sees the further worldwide expansion of operational business for large and transportation packagings as the objective of his new task. "I am delighted that we have acquired the services of Klaus Zeiler, a long-standing employee and plastics expert, for the post of Head of the Log/Pack Business Unit. Due to his excellent personal and technical skills, as well as his good customer contacts, he will help to strengthen and extend the worldwide market position in this important business area for KraussMaffei," said Nadine Buhmann, Vice President Sales of the Injection Molding Machinery segment at KraussMaffei.