Mario Buchs is the Habasit Global Application Engineer for the textile printing, nonwovens, and manufacturing & packaging sectors. Having worked for many years in the textile printing and paper print finishing industry as a service engineer, project technician and service manager, he joined Habasit in 2014 as Technical Services Manager (Australia & New Zealand). He took on his current role in 2017, assisting OEMs around the world and offering broad and deep expertise across the wide range of belting solutions for the industries he specializes in. As a Swiss/South African citizen and resident of Australia and the world, Mario Buchs is a trail- and ultra-runner, and a running coach at club level, accredited by Athletics Australia. He speaks English and German, with some French and Italian.