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Following its recent acquisition of German distributor FrankenChemie, Surfachem is delighted to announce the expansion of its German sales team with the appointment of two Technical Sales Managers.

Daniela Fischer and Kerstin Mai joined the FrankenChemie team on the 1st of April to strengthen its customer service team and promote Evonik Industries portfolio of personal care ingredients.

Kerstin Mai (MSc Life Science Technologies) will be responsible for personal care customers in Southern Germany. Daniela Fischer (MSc Chemical and Biological Engineering) will be responsible for visiting personal care customers and managing formulation development at FrankenChemie’s Wendelstein laboratory.

“I am very pleased to welcome Daniela & Kerstin to our team in Germany – the enthusiasm and commitment already shown will be a great asset to our business. We will be appointing other new colleagues as we continue to grow and re-establish the technical development capability within FrankenChemie” Richard Smith, Geschäftsführer, FrankenChemie and Managing Director, Surfachem Group.

About FrankenChemie

FrankenChemie was established in 1983. A long-standing distribution partner to Evonik Industries AG, FrankenChemie markets a diverse range of speciality materials, primarily into the Beauty & Personal Care sector.

About Surfachem Group

Surfachem Group, a 2M Holdings Ltd company, is an international speciality chemical distributor. Working in partnership with industry leading manufacturers, Surfachem deliver sustainable solutions to customers in over 65 countries by offering exceptional technical and logistical expertise.

Headquartered in the UK with subsidiaries in Brazil, Poland, Germany, Nordics and Benelux, Surfachem provide industry leading knowledge and capabilities into the Personal Care, Detergents, Pharmaceuticals and Agrochemicals markets.

Surfachem’s goal is to work in synergy with its principals and customers to Deliver Chemistry for a Better Life.

Contact information

Please direct all inquiries to Surfachem via phone: +44 113 394 9200 or via email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Press Release: Surfachem Group, Leeds, United Kingdom

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