board of directors

Joe Kofler

Joe represents delfort, a leading expert in ultra-light-weight paper and new generation, sustainable coatings. He’s a British born South African, happily married to an Australian, Adele and blessed with two energetic children, Aspen & Maximilian.

As a packaging technologist with many achievements under his wing including the award winning paperisbetter™ campaign and the successful thinkthin™ campaign, Joe has been at the forefront of delfort’s corporate identity and design. His career has moved him from South Africa to Dubai – UAE, to Finland, to Austria and now to the United States.

Having worked for Nampak Ltd., Elopak and Combibloc, his business and cultural experience is as diverse as it is valuable.

The US headquarters for delfort Inc USA is situated in the picturesque city of Charlottesville, Virginia. The office is responsible for the sales and marketing of packaging papers, thinprint papers, electrical insulation papers and release base papers.

Joe’s an extreme sportsman with a passion for nature and outdoor activities such as kitesurfing, skiing, snowboarding, stand up paddle boarding and mountain biking. He’s a forward thinker who embraces people and places and who wishes to better conserve our environment for future generations.