Laticrete has appointed Stephan Liozu and Volker Weidmann to its board.

Liozu comes to Laticrete with more than 23 years of experience with several multinational building product companies. He has expertise in the manufacturing and distribution practices of our industry, his forte is customer value management and recent accomplishments include coaching, consulting and training for large global industrial companies. He has published six books, four e-books, a combination of 40 academic and practitioner papers and has presented at more than 45 conferences.

Weidmann joins Laticrete with 28 years of experience, including being the managing director of Hermann Otto in Fridolfing, Germany, for the last 20 years. Having worked extensively in sales, R&D, application support, marketing and branding, he brings a comprehensive knowledge of construction industry practices and materials. He has been elected chairman of the German Industry Association of Sealant Manufacturers (IVD).

“We look forward to working with Stephan and Volker and to having their contributions enhance the lives of our employees and our partners," said David Rothberg, Laticrete's chairman and CEO. "I am confident that both Stephan and Volker will be strong assets to the [board].

Liozu and Weidmann will replace directors Ron Shaw and Bernard Gustin who are retiring after 25 years.

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