Engineering group Trelleborg has appointed a new Managing Director of its Brazilian manufacturing facility in Macae.
The company said on Tuesday that Sebastian Araujo will be the new MD for Brazilian offshore operations.
Trelleborg also said that Araujo has an extensive background in the oil and gas subsea sector, previously holding general and commercial management roles in pipe coating and pipe bending service companies such as Bredero Shaw.
According to Trelleborg, Araujo has over 12 years of experience in the industry with a strong Health, Safety, and the Environment (HSE) focus.
Richard Beesley, Commercial Director of Trelleborg’s offshore operation in Brazil, said: “This appointment ensures we support the growing needs of the region. Brazil remains a strategic development area for the oil and gas industry and we welcome Sebastian’s passion and industry experience to help our growth efforts in Brazil and South America.”