OUR VISION

We are a leading industry player in the field of product design & development for advanced engineered soft-goods, mobile device storage & accessories.

Our global network of best-in-class strategic partners along with our wholly-owned design, R&D, automation and manufacturing centers is equipped to realize your boutique products with large-scale production and distribution capabilities. We seek to blur the lines between cutting-edge design and the mass market. We are an innovative company which helps our clients and end-users maximize their potential.

OUR TEAM

Ralph Reichert President

Since 2000, Ralph Reichert navigates and shapes CSL creative side to delight customers with superb services, create extra-ordinary products, build high-performance teams, which serves the company's reputation with it’s key clients such as Apple, Porsche, Audi among others.

Ralph has a decade of vast experience in materials, quality engineering, and manufacturing in Asia (China, Korea, Taiwan, Japan, India, Bangladesh, Vietnam), Turkey, Portugal, Germany, and Italy.

With his distinguished knowledge of the global market landscape he oversees a leading-edge product development and manufacturing based on the latest technologies.

Driving a 'never-sleep' CSL to make things happen, go extra miles to add shareholder's value and unleash the potential of both the company and staff to the maximum extent is one of his key values.

Jerker Berthou Chief Executive Officer

Over 10 years extensive general management experience in Asia spanning operations, manufacturing, business development, process engineering, ERP and systems development, human resources, supply chain, finance and accounting

A strategic drive, persistence, high integrity with an exceptional business acumen and entrepre-neurial experience in international business.
Assertive, resourceful, down-to-earth and customer-focused leader with outstanding communication, analytical, and problem solving skills as well as astuteness in financial management and P&L accountabilities

Holder of Master Degree of Business and Economics, and Degree in Chinese Studies from Stockholm University

Excellent command of Putonghua resulting in barrier-less communication with factories in China.

Richard Genrault Chief Financial Officer

Richard brought with him around 15 years' solid multinational experiences from Bergner, Clarins and Uniross in manufacturing, trading and retail business, of which he has successfully led the Finance, Administration, IT, Production and Logistics functions.
He holds a Master degree of Science in Management (specialised in Finance & Audit) and a Bachelor degree in Sales & Marketing from ICN Business School, Nancy, France.

Richard speaks fluent English and native French.

Salvatore Serio Executive Vice President

Salvatore brought over 20 years of experience in industrial production and manufacturing within different sectors to the table.

He has solid experience working in emerging markets and is a specialist when it comes to new business start-ups and changing processes. Salvatore has a consolidated operations background with proven ability to lead, within the automotive industry and consumer goods sectors.

He has a good foundation and a solid track record in implementing Lean manufacturing strategy, analyzing and re-engineering processes with an effective change management approach.

Manoj Attri Executive Vice President, CD Business Unit

25 years+ of EMS experience, managing the whole value chain of Operations. Has run multi-locations including new setups and closures. He has extensive experience from different market segments e.g. consumer digital, mobile & telecommunications, medical, industrial, computing and infrastructure. Expertise includes Strategic planning, Operations, P&L, Supply Chain, Program Management, Lean, Sales/ Business Development, Customer Interactions and Technical discussions. Highly experienced in combining financial and business planning with tactical operational execution.

He is a seasoned executive with extensive experience, of which 16 years have been spent working in China and around 10 years in India and SE-Asia. Manoj has managed thousands of employees of different ethnicities with diverse cultural backgrounds. Successfully won numerous business opportunities by working closely with a number of stratgiec OEM customers. Has been instrumental in partnering with customers, teams, management, and vendors to guide the development of performance-driven technology solutions to meet business, financial, competitive and customer demands.

Holder of MBA degree from University of Ballarat, Australia and Mechanicals from ISTC in India.

Thomas Arkell Group Human Resource Director

With over 12+ years of result driven success in the Human Resources field, specializing in Leadership Development and Talent Management
within highly technical industries globally, Thomas heads up our Group Human Resources function.

Experienced in developing and managing end-to-end HR practices and teams around the world (Asia, Americas & Europe), Thomas has a global perspective
with a unique combination of expertise in strategic business leadership, global talent management, multi-cultural experience, and focus on business
execution to drive profitable results across multiple countries.

Holder of Bachelor Human Resources & Management, Monash University, Australia. Active member of the Australian Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong, Mexico and Chile.

Antonio Chan Director Strategic Business, Technology Unit

Senior management experience in a wide range of Supply Chain Managements roles in the Electronic and Cut and Sew business. Responsibilities have spanned all aspect of supplier management (T&C negotiation, Project management, Sourcing, Commodity/Supplier engineering, purchasing and Logistics).
Over 10 years of experience working for multinationals companies with strong track record and thorough understanding of manufacturing processes in China and South East Asia.
Exposure to different Market/Segments throughout my career – from OEM manufacturing component sourcing, Retail Consumer Electronics Product Development, OEM Medical Business to OEM and Retail Computer Bags business.
Holder of Bachelor of Applied Science from University of British Columbia, major in Computer and Electrical Engineering

Jérôme Praquin Senior Manager of Advanced Engineering and Electronics

Jerome has a PhD in Advanced Engineering and Electronics from the University of Rennes. He has over 10 years of experience in R&D, electronics, materials and engineering in automotive, aircrafts and consumer goods companies.

He has a solid foundation when it comes to electronic development, testing development capabilities, process control systems, poka-yoke solutions and efficiency improvements mandatory to the manufacturing of consumer electronic products.

Robert Bieber Senior Manager of Business Development and Program Management

Robert has over 10 years of experience in business development, sales engineering and customer solutions.

He has a solid understanding of tailor-made customer solutions from point of contact to new product development and delivery of product. He specializes in business and market analysis, customer services and negotiations.