Cargotec appoints Michel van Roozendaal to lead MacGregorCompany News // May 7, 2015
Michel van Roozendaal has been appointed President of the MacGregor business area at Cargotec. He will be a member of Cargotec's Executive Board and report to President and CEO Mika Vehviläinen.
He joins the company from Ingersoll-Rand. Prior to this he held general management roles with companies such as United Technologies, Danaher, JCI and Honeywell. With over 25 years in technology businesses with exposure to product development, manufacturing and sales, Mr van Roozendaal has been responsible for delivering integrated solutions to customers in a variety of different fields.
"I am delighted to welcome Michel to Cargotec. We have initiated several development programmes to raise the MacGregor business to a higher level and with Michel's experience I am confident we will succeed. Despite the short-term challenges in MacGregor's markets we have a strong brand and competences to build on," said Cargotec's President and CEO Mika Vehviläinen.