Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, one of the world’s leading developers, manufacturers and suppliers of precision seals and bearings, announces the appointment of Peter Hahn as President of Marketing Americas, headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Peter has held several leadership roles within the Trelleborg Sealing Solutions organization since 2001, including President of Marketing Europe. He holds a degree in business administration and engineering and came to the sealing industry from the machine manufacturing sector and with prior experience in the materials and components industry. He previously worked in the U.S. and has dual American and German citizenship.
“Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has a global focus, so it is beneficial when senior managers can transfer their experience from one region of the world to another,” says Claus Barsøe, President Trelleborg Sealing Solutions. “Peter has been very successful in progressing the European side of our business to meet our strategic aims. With his strong background, unrivalled experience and energy, we feel he is ideally suited to marshal the talent and resources of the entire Americas team.”
As a member of the Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Executive Board, Peter also takes over responsibility for two parts of a newly formed global marketing organization within Trelleborg Sealing Solutions that focus on the automotive and aerospace industries. The aim of the organization is to allow Trelleborg Sealing Solutions to implement a consistent global strategy of focused and accelerated growth within these industries, providing customers with further enhanced product solutions and service capabilities.
Press Release, January 21, 2013