We continue our growth and expansion in different markets. As a first step in France, we have hired Mr. Antonio Polo as our General Manager for the start of local business and for support to the French market.
Mr. Antonio Polo will support the already existing business with distributors and direct customers as well as grow the business with new and existing OEM-customers. The timing is right, and we see a strong potential for us to grow in the French market.
With 10 years of experience as Technical Manager in the subsidiary of Hawe Hydraulik in Spain and 5 years as General Manager of Hawe Hydraulics Spain, Mr. Polo has a deep knowledge about mobile hydraulics as well as radio remote controls (Hawe Hydralik in Spain is a dealer of Scanreco).
Mr. Polo’s background also includes Danfoss products (hydraulics and electronics) in combination with Scanreco products from 3 years as General Manager of the subsidiary of the French company HDS Mobile Solutions in Spain, dealing with hydraulics and Scanreco radio controls. The past year Mr. Polo was Managing Director of the subsidiary of Maximator GmbH in Spain dealing with industrial hydraulics. Mr. Antonio Polo has an Industrial Engineer degree, is fluent in French, Spanish and English.
Scanreco is market leader when it comes to Professional Radio Remote Controls for demanding applications within mobile hydraulics. A privately held company that started out in a garage 35 years ago and has become a global player with +150 employees and a turnover of over 45M€.