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Sanner Group appoints Adrian Possumato as President of Sanner of America, Inc.

Bensheim/Germany, January 26, 2022 – The Sanner Group, a leading global supplier of high-quality intelligent packaging solutions and components for the medtech, diagnostics, pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, has appointed Adrian Possumato as President of Sanner of America, Inc.

Sanner Envelope

As of December 2021, Adrian Possumato holds the newly created position of President of Sanner of America, Inc. He will support the Sanner Group, with its shareholders GHO Capital and Sanner Ventures, in accelerating international growth plans, primarily by developing capabilities to facilitate the U.S. market expansion.


“Adrian’s extensive knowledge of the global pharmaceutical and healthcare desiccant packaging market combined with Sanner’s competencies in precision molding and active packaging solutions will not only reinforce our reputation as a center of excellence, but also help our customers access their markets more quickly - further expanding Sanner’s global reach,” said Hans-Willem van Vliet, CEO of Sanner.


Adrian Possumato is a successful business development, market development and operating executive with over 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries and healthcare active packaging space. Before joining Sanner, he served as a principal consultant with Medica Industrial Consulting LLC. and prior to that was Vice President of Multisorb Technologies, where he worked for 20 years. Adrian Possumato holds a B.A. in Biology from Stockton University and has extensive knowledge of drug and in-vitro diagnostic product development.


About Sanner

Sanner GmbH was founded in 1894. Headquartered in Germany and leveraging its best-in-class manufacturing facilities across Germany, France, Hungary, and China. Sanner has successively developed from a global market leader for desiccant closures and effervescent tablet packaging into a sought-after provider of customized solutions in the areas of medical devices and diagnostics, pharmaceuticals, and consumer healthcare. Today, Sanner supplies its products to more than 150 countries globally and has 600 employees. Since November 2021, GHO Capital Partners LLP, a leading specialist healthcare investment advisor, holds the majority shares of Sanner. Together, GHO and the fourth generation of the Sanner family will continue the successful growth and create intelligent healthcare solutions for a better quality of life. 


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