Victaulic appoints MEA industry director in Dubai
Existing regional expert brings 30 years of piping experience to bear
Victaulic, a leader in mechanical pipe joining, has appointed Daniel Christian to the post of heavy industry director for Europe, MEA and India. He will head the region's operations from Dubai.
Christian, a highly qualified expert in the piping industry, brings over 30 years of experience with Victaulic to the new position and was previously power market sales director for the same region.
He holds a B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering/Contracting from Kean University in New Jersey, as well as M.Sc in Industrial Technology from Montclair University in the same state.
“It is a great pleasure to be taking on this new challenge and relocating to the United Arab Emirates,” commented Christian. “There is enormous potential for growth and Victaulic value propositions that have real appeal, particularly in the current economic climate.”
Victaulic also takes sustainability extremely seriously and is a member of the UAE Green Building Council, as well as being involved with BREEAM and other initiatives globally.
Victaulic Middle East operational headquarters is located in Jebel Ali, Dubai, while the company’s global headquarters is located in Easton, Pennsylvania, US.
Victaulic has 11 international manufacturing facilities and 20 major distribution hubs, and employs more than 3,500 people worldwide. Victaulic products are available in 103 countries.