ULVILA, Finland—Automation machinery manufacturer Cimcorp has announced three senior appointments to the group's management team as well as plans to recruit further in the wake of growing demand.
The Finnish company said on March 21 that Tero Peltomäki has been appointed vice president of business development, with a focus on product development and developing co-operation at corporate level. Marjo Rimpela has been appointed as VP of finance & administration, while Rick Trigatti continues as North America president of Cimcorp.
The company's sales operation will now be headed up by Kai Tuomisaari, as VP of sales, responsible for developing the international sales network and managing company-wide sales operations.
"The changes have been made in response to our extensive growth and to ensure that all client expectations are met," Cimcorp CEO Masatoshi Wakabayashi said in a statement.
The CEO added that Cimcorp is working on many diverse automation projects, adding that the company has "a full schedule of new client implementations" for which it is recruiting all the time.
Cimcorp is also looking to expand sales activities in its target markets, including tire manufacturing and distribution.
The software department will be led by Pasi Kankaanpaa, director of software, with Sakari Mikkola responsible for software development in the technology development department.
Cimcorp's revenue rose significantly in 2016 by 35 percent, the machinery supplier said, adding that 2017 is expected be a year of continued growth and a promising outlook.