MAPAL USA - New Chief Sales Officer
On 1st May, Mark Thum (54) joined MAPAL in the USA in the position of CSO (Chief Sales Officer). In this role, Mark is the executive leader for the overall responsibility of the sales activities of the MAPAL subsidiary in the United States and Canada. Mark will provide the executive leadership and strategy to achieve market share growth in the USA and Canada that are in line with MAPAL’s vision and values. Mark will lead the management of the entire sales department, providing leadership and direction, and is accountable for the overall sales department performance, and the alignment of the business’s strategy. Mark will work with John Hoy as he now leads the Global initiative for Trade and Distribution. John’s focus will be on the indirect sales channels areas, which have become increasingly more important. Mark and John will work together to continue the growth of new market segments and to extend the core business with the automotive industry and suppliers.