Comments by the President & CEO, Sidel Mart Tiismann
On course, despite a challenging year
Sidel faced a challenging year in 2012, with slow growth in overall demand for capital equipment leading to price reductions from already depressed levels. The demand for aftermarket services, however, remained strong and with successful internal efficiency management we reached our profit target despite the difficult market environment.
Our transformation programme comprising the three strategic priorities of Customer Proximity, Technology Leadership and Operational Excellence has continued to pay off in the form of new equipment, better quality, shorter lead times, lower costs, and several important new customer accounts.
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Group Management Team
Mart Tiismann, President & CEO
Marc Aury, Engineering & Material Handling
Roberto Bettini, Human Resources
Nicholas Bloch, Corporate Communications
Caroline Fellenius-Omnell, Legal
Sid Johari, Industrial Operations
Peter Logan, Market Operations
Michel Picandet, Life Cycle Management
Anders Wester, Finance & Strategy