9 May 2016

Opening of VRV Sales Branch in the US

VRV announces the opening of VRV Sales Branch in the US – Houston, Texas, and has appointed Curtis Hanzalik as VRV Sales Director, North America, for the Energy & Petrochemical business.

A new significant investment to establish VRV presence in North America and from which a consistent return is expected for the entire VRV Group.
Curtis starts with VRV today, Monday May 9th 2016.

Curtis joins VRV with several years’ experience in the Oil & Gas industry.
He comes from Callidus, a leading manufacturer of specialty burners and heat transfer equipment.
In his previous position, Curtis was based in Houston and promoted engineered products in the US Gulf Coast region.
Curtis has an impressive curriculum with sales skills developed with several specialty equipment manufacturers in the petrochemical, refining, LNG markets and upstream applications. He will surely complement our diverse organization.

In his new role, Curtis will continue to be based in Houston and will be responsible for all sales activities in North America, focusing on the VRV Energy & Petrochemical Division, IMB and FEMA product range. Curtis will also be available to support Sales and Opportunities for the Cryogenic Division.

He will call upon EPC contractors, technology licensors and plant level contacts to introduce the VRV Group companies and solicit new business opportunities.