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EPTA monitors and implements all European legislation to ensure our products are designed with sustainability in mind

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EPTA Board

The EPTA General Assembly is the governing body of the association and is made up of all its members. The General Assembly is chaired by the president of the EPTA board.


Since October 2016 Mr. Horst W. Garbrecht, CEO of Metabo AG, is the President and represents EPTA´s interests at the highest levels.

Vice Presidents

Matthias Krauss, CEO, Mafell AG
Josef Kring, Managing Director, FLEX-Elektrowerkzeuge GmbH

Other Board members

John Cowley, President, EMEA, Stanley Black & Decker
Jan Doongaji, Executive Board Member, Hilti AG
Alexandre Duarte, President, TTI EMEA
Tom Fukaya, Director, Makita International Europe Ltd. 
Henning von Boxberg, President, Bosch Power Tools Division


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