Genie has appointed Anders Svensson as regional sales manager of Sweden and Norway, reporting to Genie’s Nordic sales director, Lars Raagaard.
Based in Sweden, Svensson will be responsible for supporting Genie products and services throughout the two countries.
He joins the company from dry bulk handling specialist Bruks Siwertell, where he was project and sales manager for the Middle East and Russia. Before that he was contract manager with Cargotec Sweden, having joined the company in 2007 as product manager for mobile unloaders. He began his main career in 1995 with BMH Marine, initially as a purchasing engineer, and was promoted to sales manager bulk terminals in 1999, leaving for Cargotec eight years later.
Raagaard said: “We welcome Anders to the Genie team. Our sales force plays a vital role in developing, maintaining and growing relationships with our customers. Adding Anders to our team of sales representatives strengthens our ability to serve our customers, as well as to meet the specific needs of the rental industry and aerial market in the Nordics region. Anders’ port solutions and bulk handling business to business background, and 25 years of experience with international industrial clients, makes him the right person to complete our team of experts. Furthermore, in a region where demand for new technologies is strong, we are confident that Anders’ open-minded approach will play a key role in supporting the specific needs of our Nordics customers.”