SURTECO GROUP SE: Dr. Manfred Bracher takes up his post as COO

SURTECO GROUP SE has strengthened its Management Board in line with the announcement in December 2019. With effect from 1 February 2020, Dr. Manfred Bracher, engineer in plastics technology, will take up his post as Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Dr. Bracher will contribute a track record of more than 20 years of in-depth experience at international level along with technical expertise in the area of plastics and laminate production. Previously, he held leading management positions in the Lenzing Group in Austria, at Finnish packaging manufacturer Huhtamaki and at Clopay Europe GmbH. Most recently, Dr. Bracher was a Member of the Management Board of RKW SE, Frankenthal, a manufacturer of foil solutions for various sectors.

"We are delighted to have strengthened the team on the Management Board. Dr. Bracher will help us to rapidly progress the further improvement in competitiveness and the realignment of the company," according to Wolfgang Moyses, Chairman of the Management Board of SURTECO GROUP SE.

The Management Board of SURTECO GROUP SE now comprises Wolfgang Moyses, CEO, Dr. Manfred Bracher, COO and Andreas Riedl, CFO (until 30 June 2020).