Chicago, 10/25/2016 – Coveris, a global leader in packaging and coatings solutions, announces the recent appointments of Werner Domittner as Vice President of Customer Excellence and Steve Robeson as Vice President of Customer Care.

“We are thrilled to add Steve and Werner to our executive management team,” said Gary Masse, CEO of Coveris. “Their deep industry and operational expertise will enhance Coveris’ commitment to customer excellence, and add significantly to our long term success.”

As the head of Customer Excellence, Werner Domittner will be responsible for helping Coveris build a world class selling organization by developing strategies that leverage our size and global capabilities in order to better serve our customers. Mr. Domittner has over 20 years of experience in leadership responsibilities ranging from global account management to commercial strategy, shopper marketing to strategic planning and operations. Most recently, Domittner led growth strategies for enterprise clients in the consumer packaged goods and private equity sectors as a Consultant and Private Equity Executive in Residence at Retail Strategy Partners. Domittner was previously Senior Vice President of Global Customer Marketing at Diageo plc, Chief Executive Officer of Interbrand, the world’s leading brand consultancy, and Director of Global Customer Business Development at Procter & Gamble.

Steve Robeson joins the Coveris team serving as Vice President of Customer Care, where he will work closely with customers to ensure that Coveris is continuously improving the service and quality metrics that matter most to our customers. Robeson brings nearly 30 years of global experience in operational and supply chain management including the improvement of quality, service and delivery. He most recently was Vice President of Operations EMEIA for Ingersoll Rand plc, a global diversified industrials company. In this role, he was responsible for the strategic functions and lean practices of seven manufacturing locations and 1,200 employees. He was previously Vice President of operations at Cooper Industries Ltd., Group Director of Quality and Lean Manufacturing at Associated Spring, a division of Barnes Group, Inc., and held a number of leadership positions at Textron Inc., early in his career.

Both Mr. Robeson and Mr. Domittner will have global oversight responsibilities, and will be based in Coveris’ headquarters location in Chicago.


As a leading international manufacturing company, Coveris is dedicated to providing solutions that enhance the safety, quality and convenience of products we use every day. In partnership with the most respected brands in the world, Coveris develops vital products that protect everything from the food we eat, to medical supplies, to the touch screen device in our pockets, contributing to the lives of millions every day. Coveris is an affiliated portfolio company of Sun Capital Partners, Inc.


Christopher Swalm

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