OLBRICH strengthens management team at Coating Technology Hamburg (OLBRICH CTH)


Esa-Matti Aalto, OLBRICH CTH
Esa-Matti Aalto, OLBRICH CTH

The OLBRICH GmbH from Bocholt, Germany, a leader in web-processing machinery, is continuing to expand and intensify its activities in the field of paper, film and foil. Esa-Matti Aalto assumes responsibility for sales and business development at OLBRICH CTH, part of the OLBRICH Group, who specialise in coating, drying and humidifying technology for the paper and foil converting industry.

Aalto has many years of experience in industrial machine and plant engineering. He was responsible for the new business development at Voith Paper Fiber Systems before being appointed director of sales and business development at Pagendarm BTT GmbH, where he later became managing director. Most recently, Aalto was managing director of the company Wifag-Polytype GmbH located in Hamburg, a subsidiary of the Swiss Wifag-Polytype AG.

The declared aim of OLBRICH group is to long term strengthen the field coating. The targeted expansion of the expertise in Hamburg is reported to offer customers an even greater benefit in the field of paper, film and foil coating and lamination processes.