Flint Group Flexographic Products is pleased to announce the appointment of Rico Hagedorn as Senior Manager Technical Services Plates. He, thereby, assumes responsibility for the central technical service team in Stuttgart.
After his education as a screen printer, Rico Hagedorn studied printing and media technology (Bachelor of Engineering) at the Stuttgart Media University in Stuttgart. Thereafter, he completed his Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Print and Publishing whilst writing his master thesis at Flint Group Flexographic Products. Since joining Flint Group in 2011, he has been part of the technical service team for printing plates. During that time, he gained in-depth expertise around all aspects of the flexo and letterpress plate making processes. Thus, he and his team are very important contact partners to the customers around the world and will continue to offer them full support and solution-oriented approaches.
About Flint Group
Flint Group is dedicated to serving the global printing and packaging industry. The company develops, manufactures and markets an extensive portfolio of printing consumables and printing equipment, including: a vast range of conventional and energy curable inks and coatings for most offset, flexographic and gravure applications; pressroom chemicals, printing blankets and sleeves for offset printing; photopolymer printing plates and sleeves, plate-making equipment and flexographic sleeve systems; pigments and additives for use in inks and other colourant applications; Flint Group also designs, develops and delivers web-fed digital colour presses for labels and packaging applications, document printing, as well as commercial printing as well as platemaking equipment for the newspaper industry and computer-to-plate (CtP) solutions for the commercial printing market; With a strong customer focus, unmatched service and support, and superior products, Flint Group strives to provide exceptional value, consistent quality and continuous innovation to customers around the world. Headquartered in Luxembourg, Flint Group employs some 7900 people. Revenues for 2015 were € 2.2 billion. On a worldwide basis, the company is the number one or number two supplier in every major market segment it serves. For more information, please visit www.flintgrp.com