METSO Minerals has announced the appointment of Mark Glendenning as president of the Asia-Pacific region. He replaces Dave Kowalski who has been acting in the position during the company's restructure, throughout 2004.
Mr Glendenning has been promoted from the position of VP, Sales for the Asia-Pacific region and was previously VP, Wear Protection and Conveying covering Metso's Skega and Trellex brands, acquired by the Finnish company as part of their Nordberg and Svedala merger.
Metso Minerals' Asia-Pacific region covers all countries within Asia, Australasia and Oceania with the exception of China and Japan.
Mr Kowalski will be returning to the USA to continue his role as Senior VP, Sales and Marketing of Metso Minerals' global Minerals Processing business line.
Metso Minerals is a global supplier of rock and minerals processing equipment. A subsidiary of Metso Corporation, Metso Minerals is the owner of some well known names in the industry including Nordberg, Svedala, Skega, Trellex, Barmac, Denver, Allis Chalmers/Allis Minerals Systems, and Orion. Metso also manufactures and distributes the Lindemann range of metal recycling equipment.