Confectionery Production: Shemesh appoints Mike Lynch

Mike Lynch

Mike Lynch’s appointment as Shemesh Automation’s new Director for North America was the subject of this article published by Confectionery Production You can read the full piece here.

Shemesh Automation group appoints Mike Lynch as North American director

Global packaging machinery solutions business Shemesh Automation has confirmed Mike Lynch as its director for the North American market, reports Neill Barston.

The business, which has been operating for more than 30 years, has research and development facilities in Israel, is active in a wide range of markets around the world.

As the company, which has been exhibiting at this month’s PackExpo event, noted, in  2021, Shemesh responded to rapid and sustained growth in their US customer base with the purchase of a 43,055 square-foot flagship facility in Green Bay Wisconsin. The site is intended to serve as the new Headquarters for Shemesh USA, Inc.

The business has increased its US footprint with the appointment of experienced capital equipment expert Mike Lynch. Lynch brings over 30 years of machinery and equipment experience to his new role and will be familiar to Shemesh’s customers, both existing and new, through his previous roles with major industry players such as Bauer, Multivac and Elsner Engineering Works.

Shemesh’s President and CEO Shai Shemesh commented: “Mike’s knowledge and experience within our industry is tremendous, and I am delighted to welcome Mike to the team. Having collaborated with Mike on many major projects in the past I can say with complete certainty that our current and future customers will thoroughly enjoy working with Mike and will benefit hugely from Mike’s knowhow and expertise.

“Together with our exceptional facility in Green Bay and our expert team of field engineers based in different locations across the US, Mike’s addition underlines our commitment to continue our impressive growth and to supporting our valued customer base”.

Speaking on his appointment, Mike Lynch added: “I look forward to expanding Shemesh’s already growing business . Shemesh has been busy expanding its packaging automation offerings and developing strategic alliances to broaden its portfolio of capabilities. I’m excited about the opportunity to engage with customers looking for a full spectrum of packaging solutions from single machines to full turn-key integrated systems.”

You can read the original article, which was published on 24th October 2022 here