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New MD for Twiga Cement

05 September 2016, Published under Cement News

Tanzania Portland Cement Company, or Twiga Cement, has appointed a new managing director following the departure of the company’s previous MD decision to take on a new role in parent company, HeidelbergCement Group. Alfonso Rodriguez was replaced by Alfonso Velez Martinez on 23 August, according to a company statement. Mr Martinez is said to have 20 years of experience in the cement industry. Mr Rodriguez is set to take on the role of General Manager for Central and South-East Africa Oper...

Nabil Francis new Managing Director of Ciments du Maroc

02 September 2016, Published under Cement News

The Board of Directors of Ciments du Maroc has appointed Nabil Frances as new Managing Director, replacing Mario Bracci as of 1 September. Mr Francis was first employed by Italcementi Group in 1998 and has filled several positions of responsibility in France, Sri Lanka, Egypt and Bulgaria. Since 2013 he headed up the Zuari Cement Ltd subsidiary in India.

Holcim Philippines appoints COO

01 September 2016, Published under Cement News

Holcim Philippines announced Thursday that its board has appointed Sapna Sood as Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective 1 November 2016. Ms Sood previously acted as Group Head of Health and Safety at LafargeHolcim and held the position of Head of Helium in the Asia-Pacific region for Linde Group. The appointment comes as part of the preparations for CEO Eduardo Sahagun’s retirement on 19 April 2017. Mr Sahagun will relinquish his duties as CEO in November, but remain acting President un...

LafargeHolcim changes to Executive Committee

05 August 2016, Published under Cement News

LafargeHolcim has announced changes made to the Executive Committee, which reflect the evolution of the group’s portfolio following recent divestments and the transition into its next phase as its closes the integration phase. New appointments are as follows: Paul Casanova will take responsibility for North America, including Mexico (currently responsible for operations in Latin America) Roland Köhler will add Australia, New Zealand and Trading to his responsibilities (currently res...

New communication manager at Holcim Romania

02 August 2016, Published under Cement News

Veronica Dobre has been appointed the new Communication Manager of Holcim Romania. She takes the position over from Ioana Borangic, who had worked for the company for six years. Ms Dobre holds a degree in Public Relations from the UK Chartered Institute of Public Relations and is also a Political Sciences, Communication and Public Relations graduate of the National School of Political Administrative Studies of Bucharest. Speaking on her new appointment, Ms Dobre said, “Holcim has alway...

CRH hires new manager for Romanian operations

01 August 2016, Published under Cement News

CRH Romania has appointed Gustavo Navarro as its new general manager. The company has been operating without a general manager for almost a year after Costin Borc left the position last year to join the government as Economy Minister. Mr Navarro has 12 years experience in top management positions in the construction industry, with appointments in southeastern Europe and Russia. He acted as CEO for Holcim’s operations in Serbia and Russia and was a board member at Holcim Romania between 20...

Russia: Verkhnebakanskiy Cement BoD appointments

30 June 2016, Published under Cement News

The Board of Directors of Verkhnebakanskiy Cement Works held a meeting on 27 June 2016 to appoint new member to the board. Lev Kvetnoy has been appointed as Chairperson and Igor Veremiy as Secretary of the Board of Directors.

Andres Evertz becomes new Schenck Process CEO

08 May 2014, Published under Cement News

Andres Evertz became Schenck Process CEO on 5 May 2014. He will lead the company in close coordination with the two other Managing Directors, Mike Petkovich and Wolfgang Kleinschmidt. Andreas Evertz has many years of experience in industries relevant to Schenck Process, most recently as an executive board member of the Swedish industrial group Sandvik and many years as CEO of Walter AG, a manufacturer of precision tools based in Tübingen, Germany. "I am looking forward to my new role at Sc...