Sandvik Coromant recently appointed Eduardo Martin as president of Market Area Americas (MAA), which includes Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico and the United States. Mr. Martin, who previously led Sandvik Coromant Company in Italy, succeeds John Israelsson who moved to the position of president within Sandvik Hyperion.
Mr. Martin began his career with Sandvik more than 25 years ago and brings insight and experience to his new post. Starting as a machinist, he has also worked in quality control and as a drilling specialist. He spent 3 years of his career in Sweden, working in product management at Sandvik Coromant. Mr. Martin was responsible for the Iberica region (Spain and Portugal) for Sandvik Coromant before serving as president of Italy, Spain and Portugal markets. Earning his MBA in Madrid and truly skilled as an international communicator, he is fluent in Spanish, Swedish, English, Portuguese and Italian.