On 3 September 2019, Charlie Rogers assumed the new position as President of KraussMaffei Corporation in Florence, KY, USA. He succeeds Paul Caprio, who left the company at the beginning of June 2019. Rogers reports to Michael Ruf, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the KraussMaffei Group.
After studying Mechanical Engineering at Georgia University of Technology and a MBA from Chicago University, Rogers first worked for various industrial companies. Most recently, he was General Manager at John Bean Technologies Corporation, an American food machinery and airport equipment company. Rogers has around 20 years of industry experience and also brings expertise in European business.
„We are pleased to have found an experienced manager in Charlie Rogers who uses his expertise to expand our US business,“ explained Dr. Michael Ruf, KraussMaffei COO.