Alfa Laval, a global provider of specialty heat transfer, separation and fluid handling products, recently appointed Mr. Jo Vanhoren as president and chief executive officer of the company.
At the same time, he was also appointed President of Alfa Laval North America, managing sales and service organizations including the United States and Canada. His office is located in Richmond, Virginia, United States.
Mr. Vanhoren joined Alfa Laval in 1991 as a sales engineer for the Alfa Laval Benelux Economic Union heat exchanger. From 1996 to 2006, he held various positions and was finally responsible for sales and marketing of Alfa Laval's products and programs in the region.
In 2007, Vanhoren was appointed as the general manager of the Alfa Laval Air Business Center. In 2012, he became general manager of Alfa Laval Iberica (Spain and Portugal). In 2017 he served as president of Southern Europe, including Spain, Portugal, France, North West Africa, and the Adriatic Sea (Italy, Greece, Israel, Malta, and Monaco).glenflange