Freudenberg, Germany - Matthias Schuster, managing director of Albrecht Bäumer GmbH & Co KG, a PU foam machinery manufacturer, passed away on 7 June 2009, the company has informed Urethanes Technology International.
Schuster had over 20 successful years at the German family business, with the final six as managing director. He passed away suddenly following a short illness.
"Through his work Matthias Schuster brought important ideas which contributed to the success and advancement of our company thus assuring its continuous further development," said Helmut Kritzler, who for the time being will act as sole managing director for the company. (RD)