Wilo USA, a provider of pumps and pump solutions for building services, water management, and groundwater, is pleased to announce that Gary Mannus, former Group Senior Director / Managing Director of Sales Area UK/Ireland, has taken on the role of President Region Americas as of January 1st, 2017.
Mannus is responsible for overseeing the operations of Wilo for Region Americas, including both North & South America. His new role will involve ensuring the needs of our customers are met, developing both short-term and long-term strategies, analyzing markets and identifying key areas for growth as well as ensuring the ambitions of the Group are met.
Mannus has worked for Wilo for over seven years, and previously directed all activities for the UK and Ireland, as well as ad interim in North America. As of January 1st, he will now fully concentrate on developing the Region Americas.
“With his proven success in pump sales distribution and manufacturing, as well as his in-depth knowledge of commercial markets in North America and worldwide, Gary is an ideal fit for the role of President Region Americas,” says Tim Ruppert, Managing Director of Wilo USA. “His global experience in pump sales and effective management of North American sales will contribute to his success as President of the region.”
Mannus brings over 20 years of experience in our industry to his new position as President, having previously worked for over fourteen years in the HVAC industry, including six years as a CCO managing all company commercial matters worldwide. For the past seven years, he has demonstrated his expertise at Wilo. Mannus was born in Northern Ireland and has lived and worked in England, the Netherlands and the United States throughout his career. He has re-located with his wife to Illinois.
For more information on Wilo products and their employees, please visit www.wilo-usa.com.