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Andrew Pfeifer Has Joined the Atotech North America Team as Business Manager, CPT

Andrew Pfeifer joined Atotech North America as Business Manager, CPT.  In his new role, Pfeifer will be responsible for leading the Plating (Zinc & Zinc/Nickel), Zinc Flake and Surface Pretreatment product lines.  With over 20 years of experience in coatings for corrosion protection and fasteners,  Pfeifer  has spent his entire career assisting OEM’s, Tiers and applicators extend product performance and meet industry environmental requirements.  He previously served as Director, New Business Development at Optimas Solutions and Regional Sales Manager at Wurth Revcar Fasteners. Pfeifer has served on a number of technical committees and associations and he is an active member of ASTM F16. ”We are excited Andrew has joined our team.  With his unique combined experience in  Zinc Flake coatings and Fasteners, Andrew’s skills will position Atotech for future growth in North America," said Vice President, Americas John Kochilla.     

Atotech is the global leader in the highly complex world of plating and surface finishing.  Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, they have 18 Production facilities and 17 Tech Centers to support their customers worldwide.  For more information, please go to