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Michael Schofer, President North America Crafts

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Michael Schofer

Michael leads the North American Crafts business and has more than 25 years of management experience.

Michael was previously CEO for the Crafts Division, where he managed the sale of the European Crafts business to a private equity firm and re-focusing of activities towards the successful North America market.

During his career at Coats he has held senior roles in supply chain management, IT and General Management working in South America, North America, Europe and Asia. 

He has a degree in Business and Production Management from Reutlingen University and completed the Harvard General Manager Program.


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