Hahn Named CEO for Diab Group
, the company announced today.Lennart Hagelqvist is leaving the company today after six years as CEO.Mats Persson, current EVP EMEA & India, will take on the role as acting CEO alongside his current role until Hahn steps in.Hahn has 10 years of operative and international experience from the Atlas Copco Group. He is coming from the role as President for Industrial Assembly Solutions. Before that he had various positions within ITT Flygt both in Sweden and the U.S
Atlas Copco Appoints Matthews as Regional Sales Manager
Atlas Copco Bolt Tightening Solutions has announced the appointment of Peter Matthews as Regional Sales Manager for Scotland. Matthews will be responsible for the complete Tentec product range of bolt tightening solutions including hydraulic tensioners and torque wrenches. Matthews has had a wide and varied engineering career starting in the military and taking him through the railway and emergency service industries. For the last 10 years he has been involved in the oil and gas industry and, with a Master’s Degree in Advanced Engineering including Tribology, is a recognized technical
Smith Taken on Rolls-Royce Holdings Board
based in Hong Kong since joining the firm in February 2012. He has used his extensive industrial leadership experience to work closely with Unitas' portfolio companies, including being a director of technology company Edwards Group Limited (previously NASDAQ listed) from March 2012 until its sale to Atlas Copco in August 2013. Sir Kevin served for 9 years until 31 December 2011 as CEO of GKN Plc., the FTSE100-listed global engineering and manufacturing company, after leading GKN's Aerospace division from 1999 to 2003. Before joining GKN, he spent nearly 20 years with British Aerospace (BAE plc), predominan
MacGregor Appoints Carnall as Sr V.P.
global environments," says Mika Vehviläinen, President and CEO, Cargotec. Mr. Carnall joins MacGregor from Danfoss where he has held the position of Vice President, Parts and Services at Danfoss Power Solutions. Before working at Danfoss, Mr. Carnall has held similar positions in Atlas Copco, where he gained valuable experience also in the Oil and Gas segment. He will start at MacGregor in early 2015. "We are very pleased to welcome Mr. Carnall to the MacGregor team", Mika Vehviläinen continues