Steinert US names new president/CEO

Andreas W. Ernst brings more than 20 years of experience to the company.

October 10, 2018


Walton, Kentucky-based Steinert US, which provides sorting and separation technology for the mining, industrial/municipal scrap metals, plastics and recycling markets, has named Andreas W. Ernst as its president and CEO.

Ernst has more than 20 years of experience in the global capital equipment and machinery industry, having spent much of his career with Sennebogen LLC. His expertise focuses on developing and leveraging strategic relationships across markets and regions to drive sales, marketing and servicing strategies, Steinert US says in a news release announcing Ernst’s appointment.

“I am excited to join Steinert, a company that embodies my core values—putting the customer first, always keeping your word and supporting passion, diversity and real innovation,” Ernst says.

He has been an active member of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) for many years and currently serves as chair of the Equipment and Service Providers Council and vice chair of the Convention Committee.