Marcus Benn brings depth and breadth of experience in heavy equipment to markets outside of the Americas
MPP Global have announced the appointment of Marcus Benn as senior sales director for EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa) and APAC (Asia-Pacific), responsible for sales in global regions outside of the Americas.Mr Benn joins the MPP Global team following more than 25 years of experience in the global aggregate and mining business sectors, notably in Australia, Asia Pacific, Africa, Canada, and the US. Throughout his career, he has held various sales leadership roles including, most recently, the position of sales development manager – North America, for a leading OEM of materials processing equipment.
'The experience that Marcus [Benn[ brings with him is invaluable as MPP Global businesses are focused on aggressive growth in the coming years,' commented Kevin Kiesgen, vice-president sales and marketing for MPP Global. 'His knowledge of the global materials markets and experience leading international teams are key.'
In his role, Mr Benn will lead the EMEA and APAC sales teams, development, and dealer growth for all MPP Global brands, including Lippmann, McCloskey International, Tesab, and MSW Equipment. Mr Benn succeeds Dean Lownds, who has taken on the role of global customer service and marketing director for MPP Global.