Kiefel announced that Erik Hodenpijl has been appointed as the new managing director for Bosch Sprang located in Sprang-Capelle in the Netherlands.
He assumed his position as CEO from January 1, 2018, following the departure of his predecessor Rob Smeulders.
Erik Hodenpijl (54) held technical, commercial and senior management positions at various rigid plastic converters and worked as an independent consultant since 2010.
He is already part of the Management as CIO (A. I.) since April 1, 2017.
Bosch Sprang is a worldwide established supplier to producers of thermoformed rigid packaging parts and belongs to KIEFEL GmbH since March 2016 and is part of the Brueckner Group.
We are represented in all of the world’s major markets through our worldwide sales and service network, local agencies, resellers or coordinators and a network of platform companies rendering sales, after-sales and manufacturing support.
These platform companies allow the members of the Brückner Group to offer their sales and service activities in an optimal manner. Production and supply services are also available according to requirements.