New managing director at POLIFILM EXTRUSION GmbH

Dr. Holger Eggers was appointed on 1 January 2018 as the new Managing Director of POLIFILM EXTRUSION GmbH. The previous managing directors Bastian Runkel and Franz Christmann perform tasks in the parent holding company, and Franz Christmann will be responsible for the setting-up of a new business area within the POLIFILM group.

Bastian Runkel, acting partner of POLIFILM GmbH:

"Dr. Eggers is a proven expert and we are very happy to have won him over for POLIFILM. I am convinced that he will bring fresh impetus to the company and that with him we will be able to continue on our successful course for growth. At the same time I would like to thank Franz Christmann for his excellent work during the past few years and look forward to further cooperation with him."

Dr. Holger Eggers studied engineering at the University of Brunswick and later did his doctorate at the renowned Institute of Process Technology of RWTH Aachen University. His previous role was Vice President of the Agriculture Division at RKW SE.