Battery Solutions has announced the addition of Alexander Nitsche as CFO. Nitsche brings with him material management, logistics, controlling, and financial management expertise.

“Alex is more than a seasoned financial executive, he will be a strategic and operational partner in growing the company,” states Thomas Bjarnemark, CEO of Battery Solutions. “With knowledge in utilizing technology to propel business development, Alex will be an integral part of the team as we look to expand our use of technology to drive success.”

As to his new position, Nitsche said, “I’m excited to take what I have learned from the machinery business and apply it to the recyclable and renewables sector. There is an incredible opportunity to use my experience to guide Battery Solutions’ growth for years to come and I want to be a part of that development.”

Nitsche joined Battery Solutions on March 3, 2015, and will work out of Battery Solutions’ Howell, Michigan corporate headquarters. You can reach him at 800-852-8127.

Prior to joining Battery Solutions, Nitsche has held a steady career with Schuler Inc., a technological and global market leader in metal forming equipment. Starting in the German headquarter office in the late 1980’s he obtained progressively more responsibility. In 1995 Nitsche transitioned to the USA office as the purchasing manager. After he earned his MBA and passed the CPA exam, Nitsche became their CFO in 2001.