Sartomer USA LLC has appointed Agustin Xoconostle as an account manager. Xoconostle is responsible for sales in the southern United States (Tennessee, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Georgia) as well as Latin America and Puerto Rico. He is based out of Sartomer’s headquarters in Exton, PA, and reports directly to Michael Rose, director of sales.
Xoconostle gained experience in chemical manufacturing while working for Arkema as a technical service engineer, where he provided direct technical support for customers located throughout North America. His responsibilities also included supporting Arkema’s production plant in powder coating technologies and developing new products for adapting coating systems to new applications. In 2010, he became Arkema’s business eevelopment engineer and managed several top-growth programs for the oil and gas, automotive and laser sintering markets.
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