MILWAUKEE, WI (November 8, 2023)– MPE, the only unified capital equipment commercialization platform for MedTech OEMs, announces the appointment of Brian Hansche as Vice President of Operations.  

Hansche is joining MPE with over 20 years of experience in operations leadership, with a focus on safety, quality, supply chain, continuous improvement and production efficiencies. Brian comes to MPE Inc. From CNH Industrial, where we held various roles including Director of Operations/Plant Manager and Special Projects Manager. 

“Brian’s extensive experience in leading teams with a focus on safety, quality and continuous improvement will be a great asset to our organization,” President & CEO, Hank Kohl stated, “Brian’s knowledge and experience will help us achieve our goal of being world class.”   

Hansche will be overseeing all operations at both the MPE- Racine Facility and MPE Headquarters in Milwaukee, WI.  

Hansche said, “I’m excited to join MPE’s leadership team and to be a part of a company that’s mission is to set the new standard for capital equipment commercialization, and to help meet the growing needs of the market.”  

Hansche holds a master’s degree in operations and technology management from the Illinois Insitute of Technology and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Winona State University.  

About MPE  

MPE has developed the only capital equipment commercialization platform that enables healthcare and technology OEMS to scale, integrate, and extend their medical device commercial strategies. Headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, MPE has successfully serviced an impressive list of blue-chip medical device and technology OEMs for over 40 years. For more information, visit the website at