Trelleborg’s seals and profiles operation has appointed Jürgen Alexander as head of Pipe Repair EMEA within its pipe seals business, a leading supplier of trenchless pipe rehabilitation solutions and manufacturer of liners, based in Duisburg, Germany.
Alexander started his new role in August 2020 and is responsible for the pipe repair business with a focus on strategic business development, sales growth and commercialization of new product developments. In addition, he will consolidate the pipe repair market in the Europe-Arabia-Africa economic area and pave the way for further growth in the rehabilitation business.
With more than 20 years of industry knowledge, Alexander’s main focus is directed to the needs of customers and the market, because he is convinced that: “Customer behavior influences the market, and the market has an impact on system suppliers and producers.”
Alexander has a Ph.D in chemistry and has extensive experience in the areas of development, production, and sales, both in traditional sewer rehabilitation companies and with renowned leading German pipe liner manufacturers. In addition, he served for many years as a member of the board of the Association of Certified Renovation Consultants for Drainage Systems VSB e.V, Technical Committee.
Jürgen Alexander, says: “I am looking forward to my new tasks, close contact with Trelleborg’s customers and a committed team by my side with whom I will explore new pathways to success.”