GREENSBORO, N.C. — Gilbarco Veeder-Root has named André Dhawan as president of the Americas division.
Dhawan has almost three many years of expertise within the world industrial manufacturing and distribution business. He most lately served as president of the corporate’s Europe, Center East, Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific divisions—a place that he has held since July 2016. He and his household have lived and labored throughout three completely different continents and in six international locations.
“I am incredibly excited to have André in the role and know he will bring fantastic leadership to our Americas business with his strong customer focus, knowledge of the industry, and business system skillset,” mentioned Aaron Saak, president of Gilbarco Veeder-Root.
Whereas serving as president of EMEA and Asia Pacific, Dhawan earned a status for a robust buyer focus and driving development and profitability, the corporate mentioned. His achievements embody constructing a base for automation and repair throughout development markets, increasing into new geographies and an aggressive channel growth technique.
“I am excited to have the opportunity to continue to build the global brand of Gilbarco Veeder-Root and work with the key stakeholders in the American markets to enhance the value we deliver to our customers while driving a higher level of engagement for our teams,” Dhawan mentioned.
Previous to becoming a member of the Gilbarco Veeder-Root group, Dhawan was president of Europe, Center East, India and Africa (EMEIA) for Zurich-based Xylem Inc. the place he was accountable for main a number of thousand staff throughout a number of manufacturing services for a enterprise with greater than $1 billion in gross sales.
Dhawan started his profession at ITT Inc., the place he spent greater than 15 years as an govt. Throughout his tenure at ITT, he was accountable for main company strategic route, overseeing mergers and acquisitions, and performed a key position in serving to construct a worldwide management place within the water infrastructure and business constructing companies industries.
Dhawan will probably be based mostly out of Gilbarco Veeder-Root’s world headquarters in Greensboro, N.C.
Gilbarco Veeder-Root makes a speciality of retail and business fueling operations, providing a spread of built-in options from the forecourt to the comfort retailer and head workplace. Main product traces embody gasoline dispensers, pump media, point-of-sale (POS) programs, cost programs, tank gauges and fleet administration programs.
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