New Managing Director for Monforts
Mr Stefan Flöth has been assigned as a
Managing Director of A. Monforts Textilmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG
in Mönchengladbach, Germany, as of January 1st 2019.
Mr Stefan Flöth has re-joined Monforts in his new role from
the Trützschler Group, also headquartered in Mönchengladbach,
where he was the MD of Trützschler Nonwovens from 2009 onwards.
The Monforts ATC in Mönchengladbach.
Having spent his working life in the textile machinery
industry, Mr Flöth started his career with Schlafhorst. Between
1996 and 2009 Stefan Flöth was already a key part of the
Monforts team in various roles related to R&D, mechanical design
and management of the company’s joint ventures.
He is now looking forward to acquainting himself with the
current wider Monforts network of customers and suppliers at the
forthcoming Techtextil and ITMA 2019 exhibitions in Frankfurt
and Barcelona respectively.
Mr Stefan Flöth.
“Both exhibitions serve as excellent platforms for networking
and meetings with key players,” he says. “What I find that
keeping good relationships with customers is essential, because
what they buy from us is an investment in their future and they
need to trust in our continued support. The upcoming shows will
provide a great opportunity to meet many customers quickly.”
Monforts headquarters in Mönchengladbach.
“Over the past ten years working in the nonwovens industry, I
have gained a lot of experience in the management of complex
technical textile projects which I intend to draw on,” he adds.
“And my focus will certainly be on the opportunities presented
by Industry 4.0 and the potential of the technical textiles
A. Monforts Textilmaschinen was founded in 1884 and today is
one of the leading suppliers of textile finishing machines. The
company is a market leader for stenters, continuous dyeing
ranges, sanforising ranges and special executions for denim and
for the coating of technical textiles. The company`s headquarter
is located in Mönchengladbach, Germany.
Monforts production site Montex, in Austria.
At its Advanced Technology Center (ATC) customers can
undertake fabric trials on the latest Monforts equipment under
real production conditions. For nearly 40 years, the company`s
production site has been in St. Stefan, Austria. Monforts is a
member of CHTC Fong`s Industries Group.