|(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – March 25, 2014 – Volvo Penta today announced two key appointments to strengthen its management team in the Americas. The company has appointed Ed Monacchio as vice president distribution development, region Americas and Gabriel Barsalini as general manager, South America. |
|Monacchio will focus on improving the density and competency of our distribution network for marine and industrial services and products throughout the Americas. He will work collaboratively with the commercial teams and also have responsibility for dealer competency development, including training.|
Barsalini will join Volvo Penta Region Americas on May 19, 2014 as general manager South America, reporting to Huibers. In this role, he will provide direction and support for the day-to-day activities for Volvo Penta marine, industrial and aftermarket businesses. He will lead the South American team as they continue to deliver on our strategic growth objectives.
Volvo Penta of the Americas
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