Strenghtening our international team – Our new additions to the sales team

We are delighted to welcome these four new team members, who will represent Lindner in North and South America, China and India. Christopher Howard, Jeff Wolfe, Frederico Hartmann and Gerhard Gamper will be happy to serve you. As the leading manufacturer of shredding solutions made in Austria, we are further expanding our global presence and continuing on our path towards internationalisation.

Christopher Howard – USA

General Manager Lindner America / Tel. +1 973 960 9100 / chris.howard(at)

You could say that Austria has become Christopher Howard’s second home. He spent 15 years at a Tyrolian supplier to the US market before joining Lindner. As General Manager Operations & Business Development at Lindner America in Tucker/Georgia, Christopher is continuing to expand operations in North America. The declared aim is to enter markets and niche areas as well as expand our sales and services network.

Gerhard Gamper – ASIA

Sales Manager Waste Division / Tel. +39 348 6429500 / gerhard.gamper(at)

Sales Manager Gerhard Gamper is contributing his expertise to the Lindner Waste Division in the heavily growing markets India and China. To accelerate expansion in this region, Gamper is committed to further develop sales and service structures. For the task at hand the sales expert brings expertise and contacts from over 17 years in international sales to the table. Before he joined Lindner, Gamper was working for a South Tyrolian company.

Frederico Hartmann – LATAM

Sales Director Plastics Division / Tel. +55 51 98147 7755 / frederico.hartmann(at)

Frederico Hartmann has been actively selling Lindner machines in Brazil for quite some time. He has now joined Lindner directly and is responsible for the Plastics Division of Lindner Latin America. Besides taking care of our important markets Brazil and Mexico, one of his tasks as Sales Director is to tap into the growing plastics shredding and recycling systems markets in Columbia and Argentina.

Jeff Wolfe – USA

Sales Manager Waste Division / Tel. +336-471-6662 / jeff.wolfe(at)

With Jeff Wolfe Lindner has brought a specialist in drive and control systems on board the US team. Over the past 20 years, this electrical engineer has held various managerial positions in different energy, waste management and recycling companies. As the Sales Manager in the Waste Division with a focus on paper recycling and product destruction, Jeff’s objective is to turn Lindner’s shredding systems into the number-one solution used in North America.

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