Benefit from our long lasting experience:


Dipl.-Ing. Ingo Hafner

Born in 1945

Academic studies of business administration and engineering at the Technical University (TU) in Berlin, Germany; Training as software engineer and coder at IBM.

1972 – 1977
Production and Sales Manager at AWA Couvert, Alfeld (Germany)

1977 – 1983 
Managing Director (MD) and associate of Reinhart Schmidt GmbH and Mappei GmbH, Wuppertal (Germany)

1983 – 1991
Managing Partner of AWA Couvert, Alfeld (Germany) and NC Couvert, Neuwied (Germany)

Foundation and 50 % shareholder of the German-American Joint-Venture “CURTIS 1000 EUROPE GMBH” together with American Business Products (ABP), Atlanta, GA, USA.

1988 – 1993
Foundation of Tycon SA, Luxembourg; NC Koperty, Poland;
Acquisition of Kurtiss BV, Netherlands; CHL, Paris; Baden GmbH, Hamburg (Germany); Lucas GmbH (Envelope Manufacturer), Essen (Germany), Envelopes International Ltd., London (GB); Neuwieder Couvertfabrik GmbH, Neuwied (Germany)

IPO of Curtis 1000 Europe AG at the regulated market, Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FSE)

1998 – 2006
Acquisition of IGH, Koblenz (Germany), Kenrick & Jefferson, Birmingham (GB), Papierfabrik Hermes, Düsseldorf (Germany), Papierfabrik Fährbrücke (Germany)

June 01, 2009
Officially retired
Ingo Hafner has also:

- held numerous lectures at the FHTW (University), Berlin and other schools

- significant experience in registration of many patents and trade-marks

- implemented and constructed production sites and trading companies in countries such as South Africa, India, Poland and Luxembourg

- developed, launched and enhanced numerous products

- consulting experience in the areas of packaging, non-profit-organizations, agriculture & forestry

- implemented and managed international customer-supplier-relations

- designed, developed and assembled packaging machines made to specifications in Japan

-> Vita Info Hafner here