Mike Folster

General Manager

Mike Folster is a recognized influencer in the collaborative robotic application space and serves as general manager of BEHCO, a quad-technology distributor and integrator of motion control, pneumatic, hydraulic and electro-mechanical robotic technologies. In this role, Folster leads BEHCO’s growth and customer support in West Michigan as well as the firm’s Robotic and Vision business unit since the introduction of Universal Robots in 2013.

Prior to joining BEHCO, Folster spent 25-plus years with Tier 1 automotive suppliers, with more than half his career at Inalfa Roof Systems, finishing as managing director leading North American Operations. Folster has his bachelor’s in Economics from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and master’s in Management from Walsh College.