NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MFC Industrial Ltd. ("MFC", the "Company", "we" or "us") (NYSE: MIL) is pleased to announce that Jochen Dumler has been appointed to the board of directors of the Company.
Mr. Dumler was the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Euler Hermes North America, where he supervised a team of more than 500 people to permanently protect and insure approximately $150 billion, managed all credit insurance and bonding / surety lines, and oversaw all Euler Hermes operations in the region. From 2002 to 2010, he was a Member of the Board of Management of Euler Hermes Kreditverischerung AG, and from 1995 to 2002 he was a Member of the Board of Management of PRISMA Kreditverischerung AG. He is a member of the German-American Chamber of Commerce (New York City), a Member of the German Executive Roundtable (Washington, D.C.), and a Board Member of the German-American Partnership Program.
Gerardo Cortina, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, stated: "We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Dumler as an additional independent director of the Company. We believe his extensive experience in trade insurance and risk management will bring another valuable perspective to our board of directors as we move forward towards our goals."
About MFC Industrial Ltd.
MFC is a finance and supply chain company, which facilitates the working capital and other requirements of our customers and suppliers. Our business activities involve customized structured financial solutions and are supported by captive sources and products secured by third parties. We do business in multiple geographies and specialize in a wide range of industrial products such as metals, minerals, electricity/power, steel products, ferro-alloys, chemicals and wood products.
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