Sant’Antonino, Switzerland, November 14, 2019. Material handling expert Interroll appointed Carlos Álvarez García-Luján (41) as the new Managing Director for Interroll España S.A. Carlos succeeds Ramón Rovira Brugueras who will retire after 18 years within the Interroll Group.
Carlos holds a master’s degree in industrial engineering with a specialization in mechanical engineering and has a strong track record in sales and business development. For more than 15 years, he has held international leadership positions in the renewable energy industry, including EAMEA Sales Director for Alstom Hydro and Sales and Business Development Director for Latin America for GE Renewable, based in Chile. Most recently, Carlos led Barcelona-based GlobalSist as CEO.
“Carlos’ customer focus will support our expansion in the Spanish and Portuguese markets. Our customers can expect continuing value add and strong service support for their present and future material flow needs,” said Christoph Reinkemeier, Executive Vice President Global Sales & Service at Interroll.
After 18 years within the Interroll Group, Mr Rovira will retire at the end of 2019 after a handover period. “We thank Ramón Rovira Brugueras for his great commitment and outstanding results in developing Interroll into the leading material handling solutions provider in the Spanish and Portuguese as well as Latin American markets,” Reinkemeier said.
Interroll Spain was established 45 years ago and has since developed into the most recognized quality brand for material handling solutions in the Spanish and Portuguese as well as Latin American markets. Today, 23 Barcelona-based employees provide customers and end-users with platform-based solutions and a strong service offering in the fields of rollers, drives and controls, conveyors and sorters as well as dynamic storage.