In Memoriam: Stephan Robertson, Simpac America

June 5, 2023

stephan-robertson-simpac-americaThe industry received news of a tragic loss with the passing of Stephan Robertson, general manager/VP of sales and operations at Simpac America, on Thursday, May 18, 2023. Stephan was a sales and marketing executive with more than 30 years of experience in the metal forming industry, and held leadership positions with various North American, Asian and European companies. He contributed to more than $150M in sales, and spearheaded projects for numerous Fortune 500 companies. He also successfully repositioned brands, developed new automation practices to uphold innovation standards, and transformed business structures for maximum profitability. Those that knew him well can agree that Stephan prioritized customer satisfaction and brand integrity above all else. 

Stephan Robertson was a shining light of positivity, and he went above and beyond for his customers, family and friends. He demonstrated sincerity and compassion in all of his personal and professional endeavors. He also was a loving husband, son, father, stepfather, brother-in-law and friend. Stephan changed many lives and will be forever missed by all who knew and loved him.

Here is Stephan’s obituary; there currently are no planned services.

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See also: SIMPAC America Co. Ltd.

Technologies: Stamping Presses


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Jaime I. MON, JUN 5, 2023 @ 10:48 AM

Thank you, Brad (and the entire MF Mag team). Stephan will be forever missed, and this professional sendoff means the world to his family and friends.

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