Loparex has appointed Nick Burrows sales director responsible for the sales of specialty papers in the U.K. Mr. Burrows has been in charge of Loparex’s specialty paper sales in the U.K. since the late 1970s—via his own agency during recent years—and has now fully joined Loparex Group.
In other Loparex personnel news, Chris Hehir has been appointed sales manager. Mr. Hehir is responsible for Loparex’s release liner sales predominately in the Northern half of the U.K. and Ireland.
“Loparex wants to strengthen both its specialty paper and release liner sales in the U.K.,” said Gaby Brams, Loparex Europe sales and marketing director. “Mr. Burrows and Mr. Hehir joining Loparex sales network will permit us to give better and more in-depth service to our U.K. customers.”
Maria Di Bello has taken over the reigns of Italian machinery specialist Cellulose Converting Equipments following the death of her father, Ettore Di Bello. Ms. Di Bello will serve as president and sole company director. In accordance with previously announced plans, Walter Cestaro has retired from the company effective January 2007. Heading CCE’s sales team are Enzo Pomilio and Ezio Libertini.