Giampiero De Angelis, former sales director of Fameccanica.Data S.p.A., has been named general manager of the Italian hygiene machinery company. He reports to Carlo Bianco, member of the board and executive committee of the company. Mr. De Angelis joined Fameccanica in 1983 and worked in project management before joining the sales department in a number of roles where he contributed to the success of the company.
"Most of Fameccanica's customers and many of our business partners and associates have had the chance to get to know Mr. De Angelis personally and have had the opportunity to appreciate his competence as well as his dedication and straightforwardness," the company announced. "His long-term experience in the business, the deep knowledge of the company and his enduring passion-for-winning attitude, put to work in this new top position, will help Fameccanica carry on, steadily, in the growth path started long ago."
Mr. De Angelis replaced Guido Rommelli who passed away in May after a battle with cancer.
Meanwhile, Ettore Paolini has been appointed to the position of sales manager reporting to Mr. De Angelis. He joined Fameccanica in 1998 and has worked in both project management and in sales.