by Sarah Sweet SACC TX, November 2010
We recently had the pleasure to sit down with our newest business member, Jan Persson, CEO of Lamiflex Inc.
Persson recently moved to Houston to take on the challenge of expanding the firms U.S. industrial packaging business targeting the oil field services sector. Most recently, Lamiflex identified significant opportunity to grow its business with the steel industry around the Great Lakes region.
The Lamiflex Group, headquartered in Nyköping, Sweden, is a world leading supplier of transport packaging solutions mainly to the steel, aluminum and cable industries and most recently in the oilfield services with the opening of the Houston office three years ago. Lamiflex provides clients with complete solutions including services for recycling or reuse of products.
Lamiflex’s lean and nimble staff, “prides itself on providing innovative solutions and acting quickly to meet its clients’ needs around the world, which sets it apart from its larger competitors,” stated Persson. With 3 full-time staff in Houston and 120 worldwide, the company services large oil & gas clients such as Baker Hughes, Halliburton, Weatherford and Schlumberger, among others.