Alfred Kessi

Chairman of the Board

Alfred began his construction career as a civil engineer in his native Switzerland, working as well in South Africa, Nigeria, Libya and Dubai. He also worked in construction sales, travelling to various countries in the Middle East. In 1989 he founded Aquafin, Inc., partnering with the Schomburg Group in 2000, and building the company into a well recognized manufacturer known for high quality products and excellent technical support. He has been an active member of various industry organizations such as ICRI, CSI and ACI, and continues to support the Aquafin team with his technical expertise.

Elena Kessi


Elena earned her B.S. in Marketing and General Business from the University of Maryland, College Park. Since joining Aquafin in 2005, she has spent time working in all departments. Additionally, she spent 3 years at Schomburg’s global headquarters in Detmold, Germany where she was an integral part of the international business team and epoxy flooring product group. After returning to the USA she immersed herself in the sales and marketing operations prior to becoming President in 2015. She is an active member of various industry organizations, including her role on the executive committee of ICRI.

Steve Bradway

Vice President

Steve’s career in the commercial construction materials industry began in 1990 and has encompassed concrete repair, structural strengthening, waterproofing and flooring technologies. He joined Aquafin in 2012 and has been responsible for growing sales and broadening the product offerings. In addition to overseeing the sales organization he is focused on strategic growth and acquisition. He is an active member of various industry organizations including SWRI, ICRI and ACI.