"Steve, who was born in Manchester, England, has a BA Honours degree in Textile Marketing with German from Huddersfield Polytechnic. He has a 30 year career in the fibres industry starting with Courtaulds through Acordis and finally Lenzing where he has had a number of commercial roles including 3 years in charge of the Acordis Tencel business in Paris (from 1996-1998) and 6 years in Mobile, Alabama (from 2004-2010) as Sales Manager for the Lenzing non-woven business in the US. He moved to Lenzing Shanghai in April 2011 where he holds the position of Asia Pacific Sales Manager, focusing on the seles of Lenzing's speciality fibres Modal and Tencel outside of China".
Andreas Dorner is Global Marketing Director at the Business Unit Textil in Lenzing AG and joint the company in 2008. Based on his experiences as Marketing- and Product-manager in the textile industry over the last 15 years. Before joining Lenzing AG he was 3 years Director for Marketing and Business Development at a leading global company for Textile Accessories with over 100 subsidiaries worldwide. Beside of the textile background he developed a innovative regional concept for “Creative Industries”.