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Lars Andersson will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Food & Beverage

Isménio Azevedo will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea
Massimo Bartalini
Massimo BartaliniItaly


massimo.bartalini@hotmail.ch

Massimo Bertalini will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea 
  • Food 
  • Pet Food 
  • Medical Food 
  • Diagnostic
Denise Buache
Denise BuacheHuman Resource Manager & Head of Training Academy Commercial

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 85
denise.buache@rychiger.com

Denise Buache first joined Rychiger in 2000. In 2016, she was appointed Director Human Resource Man-agement & Head of Training Academy Commercial. Prior to this position, she was responsible for many years for Finance & Accounting. During her career, she completed a course in financial administration and graduated as a HR specialist from Wirtschaftsschule Thun. Between 1993 and 2002, Denise played handball at DHB Rot-weiss Thun where she was a member of the senior team competing in the first division of the Swiss Hand-ball League.
Lluis Chueca
Lluis ChuecaBarcelona, Spain

+34 934 572 800
imco@imco.es

Lluis Chueca will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea 
  • Food 
  • Pet Food 
  • Medical Food 
  • Diagnostic

Alain Copigny will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea 
Marcelo Cozac
Marcelo CozacSão Paulo, Brasil


mcozac@mcpackusa.com

Marcelo Cozac will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea 
  • Food 
  • Pet Food 
  • Medical Food 
  • Diagnostic 
  • Service
Maja Davidhazi
Maja DavidhaziKikinda, Serbia

+381 230 40 30 80
davidhazi.maja@hotmail.com

Maja Davidhazi will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Service
Jörg Dirren
Jörg DirrenVice President Finance, HR, IT & Administration

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
joerg.dirren@rychiger.com

Jörg Dirren was recruited by Rychiger in 2014 as Vice President Finance, HR, IT & Administration. In his previous career, he held positions as Chief Financial Officer, head of international controlling, head of finance and accounting, as well as account manager at a fiduciary company with international clients. Jörg Dirren sits on the board of directors of several affiliated and independent companies and foundations. He is a Swiss-certified fiduciary expert and completed a two-year course in financial auditing at Kammerschule in Zürich, now EXPERTsuisse.
Peter Dähler
Peter DählerVice President Operations

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
peter.daehler@rychiger.com

In 2018, Peter Dähler was appointed Vice President Operations. Prior to his move to Rychiger, he worked at United Grinding where he was head of global stra-tegic operations and responsible for production at a major site. He holds an Executive MBA in Logistic Management from PHW Bern. Peter initially graduat-ed in mechanical engineering at IBZ Bern and is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.

Matthias Ehrtmann will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea
Axel Förster
Axel FörsterCEO

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
axel.foerster@rychiger.com

Axel Förster was appointed CEO of Rychiger AG in 2001. He trained as a toolmaker and graduated as an industrial engineer from Berlin Institute of Technolo-gy. Following his studies, he worked for several years as a management consultant before taking up a posi-tion as Senior Project Manager at Nestlé where he oversaw several regional and global industrial reor-ganization projects. Apart from managing Rychiger AG and its subsidiaries, he sits on the board of direc-tors of a number of other companies and is a board member of various business associations.
Joseph Hancock
Joseph HancockBraeside, Australia

+61 38586 2900
j.hancock@tclhofmann.com.au

Joseph Hancock will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea 
  • Pet Food

Johan Hintze will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Food & Beverage

JC Hong will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Food & Beverage

Patrick Hutter
Patrick HutterVice President Customer Service

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
patrick.hutter@rychiger.com

Patrick Hutter joined Rychiger in September 2019 as Vice President Customer Service. He previously worked as Head of After Sales Service at Wilco AG. He graduated in electrical engineering at Hochschule für Technik Zürich and holds an Executive MBA in General Management from HTW Chur.

René Jelen will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Food & Beverage

Erik Jorgenvaag
Erik JorgenvaagNorway & Iceland

+47 924 96 041
erik.jorgenvaag@kafekonordic.com

Erik Jorgenvaag will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Food & Beverage

Peter Kathriner
Peter KathrinerSenior Sales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 08
peter.kathriner@rychiger.com

Peter Kathriner joined Rychiger in 2017. For more than 30 years, he has been working in international sales. Geographically speaking, his speciality is Europe and Asia, where he also lived and worked for several years. He holds various Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) certificates such as Introduction to Coffee, Sensory Skills and Roasting foundation besides a number of sales and marketing certificates including an MBA from Shanghai.
Ronen Kaufmann
Ronen KaufmannIsrael

+972 9 9521648
ronen@hb.co.il

Ronen Kaufmann will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Coffee & Tea

Tatsuo Kawase will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Healthcare

Wolf Koeke
Wolf KoekeSenior Sales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 09
wolf.koeke@rychiger.com

Wolf Koeke is our Senior Sales Manager Healthcare. Before joining Rychiger in 2019, he was involved in business development at a number of companies in the solar energy and semiconductor industries. Wolf trained as a mechanical engineer in Germany and Great Britain.
Micha  Kühne
Micha KühneVice President Division Healthcare

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
micha.kuehne@rychiger.com

Micha Kühne joined Rychiger in 2010 after working in various positions in the medical technical industry, including as Senior Project Manager at Ypsomed AG. In 2018, he was appointed Vice President Division Healthcare, after having served as interim CEO of Zellwag Pharmtech AG. Prior to this interim appoint-ment, Micha Kühne worked as Business Development Manager for Rychiger, building up and expanding the markets for Rychiger products in Europe and North America. He holds a master's degree in mechanical engineering from ETHZ.
Bruno  Lauener
Bruno LauenerKey Account Manager Sales Healthcare

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 01
bruno.lauener@rychiger.com

Bruno Lauener joined Rychiger in 2011. In 2018, he was appointed Key Account Manager in Sales Healthcare. Prior to this role, he worked as a team leader and Key Account Manager in Customer Service. Before Bruno came to Rychiger, he was involved in the development of industrial laser units. After graduating in electrical engineering, he completed a post-graduate course in business administration at HSO Thun.

Adam Lee will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea

Paul Lim will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Healthcare

Ned Lin will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Tea
Alessio Maiocchi
Alessio MaiocchiProduct Manager Healthcare

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 66
alessio.maiocchi@rychiger.com

Alessio Maiocchi works as Product Manager Healthcare at Rychiger. He took on this role in 2013 and is responsible for the strategic alignment of our product portfolio. He studied industrial engineering at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences, specializing in mechanical engineering.
Pratik Mathur
Pratik MathurBangalore, India

+918130441949
pm@teabagmachine.com

Pratik Mathur will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea
Mario  Mester
Mario MesterSenior Sales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 68
mario.mester@rychiger.com

Mario Mester came to Rychiger in 2013 where he works as Senior Sales Manager. After graduating in mechanical engineering more than 20 years ago, Mario worked as a sales engineer at various companies providing packaging machines for the food, beverages and pharmaceutical industries.

Sudipto Mojumder will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Coffee & Tea

Urs Moser
Urs MoserSenior Sales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 69
urs.moser@rychiger.com

Since 2014, Urs Moser has been working for Rychiger as Senior Sales Manager. He can look back over more than 25 years of international experience in capital investment in the packaging industry. Urs also worked 15 years in international sports events management.
Adrian Oester
Adrian OesterService Desk Agent

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 25
customer.service@rychiger.com

Adrian Oester joined Rychiger in 2010, and was ap-pointed Service Desk Agent in 2015. Prior to his move to Customer Service, he worked as a service techni-cian. In this role, he commissioned and serviced plants and assisted customer in troubleshooting. He gradu-ated as a specialist in business administration and applied technical management at HSO Thun.
Farhad Pirouz
Farhad PirouzUAE


pirouz@dphtrade.com

Farhad Pirouz will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea 
  • Food 
  • Pet Food
Maanit Promduang
Maanit PromduangSamutprakarn, Thailand

+66 (0) 2 383 4333
maanit.p@rieckermann.com

Maanit Promduang will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea 
  • Retortable
Markus Rothen
Markus RothenKey Account Manager Customer Services

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland


markus.rothen@rychiger.com

Markus Rothen joined Rychiger AG in April 2021 as Key Account Manager in Customer Service. He gained much experience as a project - and sales manager in various automation companies. His educational background is as a mechanical engineer FH.
Arne Schrader
Arne SchraderPetaling Jaya, Malaysia

+603 7660 9239 860
a.schrader@rieckermann.com

Arne Schrader will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea
Marc Siegrist
Marc SiegristDirector Service Operations

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 79 66
marc.siegrist@rychiger.com

Mark Siegrist joined Rychiger in 2014. In 2019, he was appointed Director Service Operations. During the previous three years, he was working as a project manager for international customers. In 2013, he graduated from FHNW with a BSc in life sciences specializing in medical technology.

Thomas  Studer
Thomas StuderHuman Resource Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 79 91
thomas.studer@rychiger.com

Thomas Studer joined Rychiger in 2017 as Human Resource Manager. He previously worked at WIA and Burgergemeinde Bern as HR manager. He holds a certificate in applied sciences in organization and personnel development from FHNW.

Meriem Taleb will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Coffee & Tea

Jordi Tarrega
Jordi TarregaSpanien

+34 679 488658
jtarrega@imco.es

Jordi Tarrega will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Coffee & Tea

Matthias Voigt will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

- Food & Beverage

Uwe Wang
Uwe WangSales Manager

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 68 05
xinyu.wang@rychiger.com

Uwe Wang joined Rychiger as Sales Manager in 2016. He is responsible for the development of the Far East markets. Uwe completed his training in mechanical engineering in Germany.

Jerry Wang will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee 
  • Pet Food
Jo William
Jo WilliamJakarta Utara, Indonesia

+62 816 1905 511
jowilliam@nutraco.co.id

Jo William will be happy to advise you in the following areas: 

  • Coffee and Tea
Rolf Wirz
Rolf WirzVice President
Division Food & Beverage

Alte Bernstrasse 135
CH-3613 Steffisburg
Switzerland

+41 33 439 79 69
rolf.wirz@rychiger.com

Rolf Wirz joined Rychiger in 2016 first as Product Manager Food & Beverage. He previously worked as a development engineer and sales manager at Oberburg Engineering where he gained experience in the design of packaging machines. He later became the technical director and CEO of a small company producing special machines and packaging plants. Rolf Wirz graduated as mechanical engineer FH and completed a post-graduate course in business management at BFH Burgdorf.
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