Laurens Koch is Techcon's Packaging Materials Manager for Techcon Europe. Based out of Germany, Laurens is very customer and application focused. With more than 20 years in the industry of selling plastic packaging and dispensing technology, he assists customers and prospective customers with numerous challenging applications every year.
Laurens started with PPG in 1997 as a customer clerk for Semco, and was promoted to Operations Manager for the German site in 1999. Laurens then took the role as leader of Sales & Product Manager for Germany, Austria, Switzerland in 2001.
Laurens career continued to climb, with increased territory responsibility to include all East Europe in 2002. With many years of country management under his belt, in 2009 Laurens became a Semco Market Development Specialist in addition to his existing role, which by then encompassed all Europe.
In October 2011 Laurens started with Techcon as Packaging Materials Manager responsible for direct business to Formulators, Repackers, Aerospace accounts and the Packaging Materials branch within Techcon Europe.
Laurens' sense of humour keeps everyone at Techcon laughing!