Rain
29 °C
Germantown, Maryland
Rain

Tue Jun 18 2019
none

DANISH TRADE COMMISSIONER TAKES THE REINS AT NILFISK

14-08-2018
by 
in 

The former Trade Commissioner of Denmark to Australia and New Zealand, Michael T Hansen has been named General Manager of Nilfisk in Australia.

Originally from Denmark, Hansen has more than 25 years of experience in business development and sales.

Over the last 9 years as Trade Commissioner, Hansen has been advising Danish companies on the Australian and New Zealand market and has established numerous commercial partnerships. This has given him a strong network within industries such as contract cleaning, warehousing and logistics and retail.

Prior to that Hansen worked in sales, business development and marketing in the aviation industry.

According to Serdar Ulger, Senior Vice President for Nilfisk in the Asia Pacific region, Michael T Hansen has the competences and mind-set to continuously establish Nilfisk as trusted partner for customers across Australia.

“The cleaning industry is undoubtedly changing, with new technologies paving the way for more intelligent ways of cleaning. Michael T Hansen has witnessed such an industry transformation first-hand. At the same time he has worked closely as an advisor to a wide range of companies which allows him to quickly understand the needs of our customers and ensure that we are a trusted partner for them,” says Ulger.

Hansen says it was the opportunity to build long-lasting customer partnerships that attracted him to Nilfisk.

“Nilfisk has a strong Danish heritage which impacts how quality and design are perceived across the company. At the same time, the company has a clear vision for the future and is determined to be a front-runner when it comes to innovative cleaning solutions. I believe that is a strong recipe for building long-lasting customer relations and I look forward to being part of the Nilfisk team,” says Hansen.

Hansen replaces the previous General Manager Quintus Strydom.

Nilfisk
1300 556 710
www.nilfisk.com

 

Related news & editorials

  1. 18.06.2019
    18.06.2019
    by      In
    ABB has appointed IPD as the Australian distributor of its electrification products for the 415V switchboard manufacturer channel from July 2019. IPD will also provide ABB low voltage power distribution solutions to major electrical contractors, while all other channels will continue to be serviced... Read More
  2. 18.06.2019
    18.06.2019
    by      In
    Concrete made using industrial waste from coal-fired power stations and steel manufacturing is being used in a world-first road trial in Sydney.
    The City of Sydney is putting the product to the test on a busy inner-city street leading to Sydney Airport, replacing a 30m section of Wyndham St,... Read More
  3. 18.06.2019
    18.06.2019
    by      In
    Inspection of enclosed spaces such as tanks is laborious and expensive, requires extensive planning and following safety regulations, results in significant downtime and poses many potential hazards. Depending on the relevant regulations, most tanks are inspected every five to 10 years.
    Unmanned... Read More
  4. 14.06.2019
    14.06.2019
    by      In
    Dr Jane Oppenheim, the Scientific and Operations Director of Ego Pharmaceuticals, has been presented the Clunies Ross Entrepreneur of the Year Award by the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering, in recognition of her leadership and innovation.
    Oppenheim leads the research and development... Read More