New General Manager in Atlas Copco Product Company Pune
Pune, August 5, 2014: Atlas Copco has recently appointed Zhen Chen as General Manager of Atlas Copco Product Company Pune in India. In his new mission, Zhen will be responsible for the company’s operations at Pune, including both manufacturing facilities – Dapodi as well as Chakan.
A native of China, Zhen holds a degree in Industry automatic control from Wuxi Jiangnan University.
“We are thrilled to have Zhen leading our factories in Pune and Chakan in India. His leadership skills, knowledge and experience will be a great asset to Atlas Copco (India) Ltd.” commented Horst Wasel, President, Medical Gas Solutions division.
Zhen comments, “I look forward to living in Pune, India, working with the local team, enjoying the new culture and bringing my contribution.”
For further information please contact:
- Shalini Sharma, Head-Corporate Communications
Tel: +91 (0) 20 3985 2432, (M) +91 95613 84089
Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco develops products and service focused on productivity, energy efficiency, safety and ergonomics. The company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 180 countries. In 2013, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK 84 (BEUR 9.7) and more than 40 000 employees.
Atlas Copco’s Compressor Technique business area provides industrial compressors, gas and process compressors and expanders, air and gas treatment equipment and air management systems. It has a global service network and offers specialty rental services. Compressor Technique innovates for sustainable productivity in the manufacturing, oil and gas, and process industries. Principal product development and manufacturing units are located in Belgium, Germany, the United States, China and India.
Atlas Copco (India) Ltd. started operations in 1960, and has 22 offices across India, the registered office being at Pune. In 2012, Atlas Copco (India) Ltd. had about 2 500 employees and in the period from 1st April 2012 to 31st March 2013, revenues of INR 2 600 cr (MEUR 400).