Asahi Photoproducts has appointed Daniel Illmer as International Sales Manager, responsible for managing sales and distributor resources in Eastern Europe, Austria, Switzerland, Germany, and other countries to be determined moving forward.
Illmer brings to Asahi Photoproducts a background in sales and business development in the region, including 20 years in international sales, where he was responsible for managing, leading and motivating sales in the screen printing and flexo business units.
He also held full responsibility for business development in the fields of logistics, customer service, planning, budgeting, and forecasting activities for the managed countries.
In his new role, he will be focused on increasing market share for Asahi Photoproducts photopolymer plates, especially AWP CleanPrint line of water washable flexographic plates for the packaging industry.
Just prior to joining Asahi Photoproducts, Illmer held a sales role with UTB Envirotec, a company in the wastewater sector whose focus was on sustainability, and which required a complex sales cycle.
Illmer holds a Bachelor of Science degree as a printing engineer from Budapest Technical University.