Leading European injection moulding machine manufacturer Negri Bossi SpA has announced the appointment of Douglas M. Hugo as President of North American operations, beginning October 1, 2018.
Additionally, his responsibilities will include the North American operations of the group’s automation specialist, Sytrama.
Negri Bossi CEO Craig Ward commented; “We are excited to have Douglas join our leadership team as he brings more than 30 years of experience in our industry. Over his career, he has gained extensive knowledge working across the moulding and mould-making sectors.”
When asked how he planned to develop the Negri Bossi brand over the coming years in North America, Douglas commented; “Negri Bossi has built a reputation of high-quality equipment with a strong emphasis on incorporating the latest technologies into the brand. From electric, co-injection and mid to large tonnage machines, through to Sytrama automation solutions, North America is well positioned for growth and to increase market share.”
In closing, Douglas added; “The brand has seen excellent results and growth across Europe, the company has built a strong sales, service and support structure, and we look forward to the continued growth in North America.”