With immediate effect, Elton Hurlow currently of Buckman International and based in Memphis, U.S will take over as Leather Division Manager of the combined region. Elton Hurlow will relocate to Europe as soon as possible. Stefan Moll is no longer on active duty with the company.

“Buckman remains committed to continuous improvement that will enable more efficient and effective service to our valued customers. Accordingly, we have merged our Europe, Middle East, and Southern Africa business into one leather division”, commented Junai A. Maharaj, Managing Director, Buckman Europe, Middle East & Africa in a letter to Buckman customers.

Hurlow is a well-known figure in the leather industry and is active in the Leather Working Group, IULTCS and the GLCC (General Leather Co-ordinating Committee).