Lassaad Ketata has been appointed as the new managing director of the USA subsidiary of global instrumentation control and automation specialist CMR Group.
He takes up the role after being managing director of CMR Tunisia and will now oversee growth across North America operations. There, the company is investing to meet the continued requirement for advanced instrumentation technologies in the energy,industrial and marine sectors.
Investment is also being made in equipping the workforce with the skills required to meet the demands of emerging engine technologies and reciprocating machinery.
With more than 20 years’ experience in industrial engineering, he is a member of the senior management team, steering improvements in the global supply chain organisation as well as improving purchasing and logistical operations.
He says: “I’m delighted to be part of a dedicated and skilled US team, that’s creating value for the group. We have motivated teams on sales, project management, engineering and design expertise that deliver the highest standards of quality, professionalism and service to our customers.”
“We can really reinforce and accelerate integration of CMR USA in the Group and work to expand the business through local skilled start-up capability.”
CMR USA is part of the global CMR Group, which supplies smart instrumentation & wiring systems, integrated control and power management solutions for energy, marine and industry. The Group, headquartered in Marseille, France, is an engineering partner formany leading manufacturers, operators and integrators of capital equipment.