AKRON—Smithers is enhancing its support for clients throughout Latin America with the addition of Luis Felipe Juarez to the North American consultancy team.
Juarez—who brings 26 years of experience working with multinational companies to his new role—will provide commercial support for all laboratories in the Smithers Materials Science and Engineering Division. He will be based in Mexico City and will focus on supporting clients throughout Central and South America.
"Smithers has served valued clients in Latin America for many years, and we are committed to increasing our ability to deliver accurate data, on time, with high touch in this region," Josh Guilliams, vice president of consultancy for the Materials Science and Engineering Division, said in a news release. "Luis is bilingual and has a strong background in both business development and the technical aspects of the key industries we serve. He will be an incredibly valuable asset to our clients throughout Latin America."