Jan. 23, 2002 – Kulim, Malaysia – Silterra Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. has appointed Pankaj Gadani to head its new Asia business team.
Gadani will focus on expanding Silterra’s customer base in the region. The new team includes sales professionals and customer engineering managers to provide logistical and technical support to customers.
“We have a lot of activities in Asia,” said Steve Della Rocchetta, executive VP of sales and marketing at Silterra. “Pankaj has years of experience in technical account management. I am pleased to have him spearhead our effort in this fast growing region. With Pankaj and his factory-based organization, we have put together a sizable and experienced staff to ensure we deliver the level of service customers expect from Silterra.”
The team will be based in Kulim, Malaysia, a few hours away from customers throughout Asia. The sales team includes sales managers supporting Japan, Taiwan, and Southeast Asia. The customer engineering group includes technical account managers who will be the key technical interfaces between customers and the factory. Gadani serves as director of both groups.
Prior to his new position, Gadani was director of process integration at Silterra.