Lamifil Appoints Filip Goris* as CEO

Lamifil nv is pleased to announce the appointment of Filip Goris* as the new CEO, in succession of Johan Ameel*.  As of February 1st 2020, he joined Lamifil to assume the overall management of the company. In his role, he will overlook the continued implementation of the company’s strategy and transformation.

“It is not by chance that Lamifil has become a global manufacturer with a strong reputation for quality and innovation,” said Filip Goris. “Lamifil has always proven its ability to adapt to a changing market and evolving customer needs. Today, it is rolling out a substantial package of investments as part of its strategic plan. With the support of all the committed and skilled people working here, I am excited to guide Lamifil further on its path of sustainable growth.”

Throughout his career, Filip Goris has assumed important national and international management positions at industry leading companies including General Electric, ABB and Recticel. Before joining Lamifil, he was the CEO of Vergokan, an international manufacturer specialising in cable support systems. He holds a degree in Industrial Engineering (IHAM) and Advanced Management (Vlerick Business School).

We are convinced that Filip Goris’ expertise and thorough industry knowledge, combined with his strong personal drive, solid vision and leadership skills, are a perfect match with Lamifil and its team.


About Lamifil

Lamifil is a leading global manufacturer of high-end products in copper, aluminium and copper and aluminium alloys. It designs and produces innovative and efficient overhead conductors, catenary wires and products with applications in the automotive, aerospace as well as electronics and consumer goods manufacturing. Lamifil has been based in Hemiksem near Antwerpen (Belgium) for over 90 years and today counts over 260 employees.

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