Manfred Bracher is appointed CEO of Munksjö, effective May 1st, 2023. With the company entering its next growth phase as the first manufacturer solely dedicated to decor paper, Manfred will succeed current CEO Tomas Wulkan, who has led Munksjö since 2018, first as a division of Ahlstrom-Munksjo and most recently as an independent company. Tomas will support Manfred during 2023 to ensure a smooth CEO transition and retire at the end of the year.
Manfred Bracher has a long experience in specialty materials and coating business, having most recently served as COO of Surteco and, before that, as Executive Vice President of Hygiene & Industrial of RKW and Managing Director of Clopay Europe.
Munksjö is a leading international manufacturer of decor paper solutions for the surface upgrading of woodbased panels.