Infiana further expands innovation capabilities with appointment of new VP innovation

03.08.2017

Dr Herbert Bader, vice president Innovation at Infiana (photo: Infiana)
Dr Herbert Bader, vice president Innovation at Infiana (photo: Infiana)

Dr. Herbert Bader will be responsible for leading innovation efforts at the specialty films manufacturer Infiana Group (Forchheim, Germany). In this role, he will be responsible for Infiana’s entire spectrum of research and development activities. ”I greatly look forward to this new challenge. Infiana is among the leading innovators in the films industry; my role now is to build on this achievement and continue developing Infiana’s path forward. Our customers know that Infiana represents excellence in innovation and is a steadfast partner in finding solutions to their product demands,“ said Dr Bader.

Dr. Herbert Bader has long-standing experience in plastics and film development, having previously held senior positions at major packaging manufacturers Constantia Hueck and Nordenia. Most recently, he was managing director at Mondi’s central films and development center, defining innovation, strategy, and development activities. “The combination of experience and enthusiasm for technology and innovation that Dr Bader brings to our organisation will drive Infiana’s R&D to even greater heights. This allows us to further meet our commitments in delivering innovation leadership in our target markets,“ explains Peter K. Wahsner, CEO Infiana.

Infiana’s innovative film and process solutions have garnered multiple honours, most recently the TOP 100 and German Enterprise Awards. The foundation for this success is Infiana’s Innovation Team, whose 25-strong combination of application engineers and developers continuously explores emerging trends, materials, technologies, and suppliers, and exchanges knowledge and best practices with research centers and start-ups alike.

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