Farmington, CT - Trumpf has appointed Alberto Pancardo as the new managing director of Trumpf Mexico, a role in which he will be responsible for sales and service of the company's machine tools and power tools in Mexico, as well as the production of machine tool components for the company overall. He reports directly to Burke Doar, the company's vice president of sales and marketing.
Pancardo joins the company with a strong background in manufacturing and production, as well as in supplier and customer negotiations. In addition, the company expects his experience in financial matters, including budget management and training employees on financial concepts and profitability, will be a valuable asset to the Mexico office.
For the last six years, he worked as Engineering and Maintenance Manager at The Hershey Company in Monterrey, Mexico. Prior to this, he spent 12.5 years with Parker Hannifin Company, also located in Monterrey, where he held several positions in the Automotive Air Conditioner Hose Assembly Facility, including Plant Manager, Engineer and Maintenance Manager, Manufacturing Engineer, and Maintenance Supervisor.