MRO Magazine

Electrical enclosure supplier appoints new VP


March 16, 2015
By Bill Roebuck

Andreas Sobatta moves from Davis Controls to Hammond Manufacturing.

Andreas Sobotta moves from Davis Controls to Hammond Manufacturing.

Guelph, ON – Hammond Manufacturing Co Ltd., a manufacturer of electrical enclosures, has named Andreas Sobotta vice-president of North American sales and marketing.

He has held senior roles in the electrical/controls worlds for many years. Most recently he held the role of national sales manager with Davis Controls; and has held Canadian-based roles as vice president of marketing with Festo, business unit manager with Siemens and co-general manager/director of sales and marketing at Phoenix Contact.

“I am thrilled to join such a great company and be part of an excellent sales, marketing and management team,” Sobotta said.

“We look forward to working with such an experienced sales and marketing professional; and we are confident we can reach our ambitious targets,” said Rob Hammond, chairman and chief executive officer of the company.