Appointment in the injection moulding industry

Douglas M. Hugo is the new president of Negri Bossi North America

Technology - Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Leading European injection moulding machine manufacturer Negri Bossi announced the appointment of Douglas M. Hugo as president of North American operations beginning October 1, 2018.  Additionally, his responsibilities will include the North American operations of the group’s automation specialist, Sytrama.
About this new appointment, Negri Bossi CEO Craig Ward commented: “We are excited to have Douglas joining our leadership team, as he brings more than 30 years of experience in our industry.  Over his career, he has gained extensive knowledge working across the moulding and mould-making sectors”.
When asked how he planned to develop the Negri Bossi brand over the coming years in North America, Douglas answered: “Negri Bossi has built a reputation of high-quality equipment with a strong emphasis on incorporating the latest technologies into the brand.  From electric, co-injection and mid to large tonnage machines, through to Sytrama automation solutions, North America is well positioned for growth and to increase market share”.
In closing, Douglas added: “The brand has seen excellent results and growth across Europe, the company has built a strong sales, service and support structure, and we look forward to the continued growth in North America”.

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