Bruehl, Germany | May 25, 2014

MAUSER congratulates former CEO Dr. Märten Burgdorf

Dr.-Ing. Märten Burgdorf, Managing Director and CEO of Mauser-Werke from 1978 to 1995, celebrates his 80th birthday. The graduated mechanical engineer was instrumental in the setup of the worldwide MAUSER Licensee network and during his leadership numerous patents were filed on behalf of MAUSER.

Dr. Burgdorf is one of the intiators and co-founders of the Mauser International Packaging Institute GmbH (MIPI), a global association of MAUSER and Licensees dedicated to the international cooperation on marketing, quality, regulatory issues and dangerous goods approvals. The MIPI sign has thus become a guarantor for the supply of high quality, reliable and innovative products from a worlwide network of leading plastics packaging manufacturers.

For many years, Dr. Burgdorf was chairing the Economic Sector in Bruehl as a representative of MAUSER. He was also Member of the Financial and Tax Committee of the Chamber of Commerce in Cologne.

MAUSER business partners and staff members remember him as a business gentleman, always committed to MAUSER interests and devoted to its people, while looking out for fair compromises with his customers.