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Mold-Masters Appoints New Business Division Manager Automotive

(PresseBox) (Baden-Baden, ) Effective 1 August 2008, Klaus-Dieter Kapp has become the Business Division Manager Automotive for Mold-Masters Europa GmbH, Baden- Baden. In this new role he is responsible for, among other strategic tasks, the development and further improvement of Mold-Masters' activities in the automotive industry. His target will be to gain additional market shares in the automotive sector within Europe. Together with the existing sales force he will intense Mold-Masters' contact with OEMs and TIER1 suppliers.

Dipl.-Ing. Kapp is a graduate in plastics engineering of FH-Würzburg, Germany. His first employment after studies was in the rubber processing industry and since 1993 Mr. Kapp has been working in the hot runner industry. As previous member of a well-known North-American hot runner supplier, whose activities were mainly focused on the automotive business, Kapp held positions as Sales Engineer, Application Engineer, Sales Manager for Europe. He then became General Manager of the European branch. He will now share his extensive hot runner experience and knowledge with Mold-Masters to help push their automotive business forward.

Mold-Masters is a global supplier of hot runner technology and temperature controllers. With dedicated solutions for the packaging, medical and automotive industry as well as for other markets the company offers high performing hot runner systems for multi-component injection moulding and complete hot halves. Mold-Masters does not only focus on comprehensive system solutions but also on continuous research and development together with customers. Globally Mold- Masters holds more than 1600 patents.

Mold-Masters Europa GmbH

Mold-Masters Limited is the global leader in hot runner technology. The company has invested heavily in research and development with more than 1,600 granted and pending international patents. Mold-Masters designs and manufactures the plastic industry's most advanced hot runner systems, temperature controllers and complete hot half solutions.
Their support network spans more than 40 countries, with facilities in North America, South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim.

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