has named Gerhard Braun to its Board of Directors. Having served as CEO over a 25-year career at KOB GmbH & Co KG, Braun comes to Elsner’s Board with extensive experience in the medical and nonwoven markets. KOB is known worldwide as pioneers in medical textiles and are market leaders. KOB’s philosophy of focusing on reliability and customer-oriented products fits perfectly into Elsner’s strategic direction.
“I’m thrilled to have his European expertise in the medical and nonwoven industries,” states Bert Elsner II, Elsner CEO. “His background is perfect for Elsner’s drive toward innovation and market success.”
Elsner is an international leader in the manufacture of packaging and converting machinery. Elsner has over 3000 machines in over 60 countries, specializing in paper, film, foil and nonwovens industries.