Summa names Christof Van Driessche New Chief Commercial Officer

Summa Press Release
For immediate release 04/08/2020

Summa is pleased to announce that Christof Van Driessche joins its leadership team as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) as of August 2020. In his role, Christof will be taking on the responsibility for Sales and Marketing within all Summa entities worldwide.

Over nearly twenty years, Christof built his career at Brady Identification Solutions where he has held several commercial positions. From 2018 onwards, he gained leadership experience in the O&M Halyard organization that offers advanced medical solutions. With this experience, Christof is ready to go back to the world of print & cut. “I am excited to take up this leadership role at Summa and I am looking forward to grow, develop and market the Summa brand on a global scale. It is a privilege to join the exciting world of Summa and its products and become part of their journey going forward “, says Christof Van Driessche.

Erwin Vandousselaere, CEO continues: “We are happy to welcome Christof on board. His large experience in channel and dealer management combined with more than 20 years sales experience, guarantees the further growth of our business in the markets beyond these we already interact with”.

In recent years, Summa has developed strongly in the field of laser cutting. In addition to its own L Series product line, Summa offers the FB Series with extensive bespoke laser cutting solutions. Accordingly, Summa is committed to increasing the brand awareness of the company in laser cutting solutions. The appointment of the new CCO will support the achievement of this goal and, at the same time, build on further positioning Summa’s established roll cutter and flatbed cutter series.

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Every day, for more than 3 decades, Summa delivers the world's highest-quality vinyl and contour cutters, finishing flatbeds and laser cutters without compromise. Summa provides cutting edge solutions for the printing, signage, display, apparel and packaging industries. Summa’s global headquarters is located in Gistel, Belgium and can be reached by calling +32 59 27 00 11 or at