December 2, 2022

David del Castillo appointed as LATAM Regional Sales Director for TOMRA Processed Food

TOMRA Food announces the appointment of David del Castillo as Latin America Regional Sales Director for TOMRA Processed Food. He is joining the team to take on a newly created role as a result of the split of the AMERICAS region into two new separate regions: North America (NAM) and Latin America (LATAM). He will be based at the new regional headquarters inaugurated in Santiago, Chile, in 2020.

Thomas Molnar, VP and Head of Global Sales TOMRA Processed Food at TOMRA Food, states: “We are very pleased that David has joined our team. He has extensive experience and brings a new vision that is essential in these difficult times. His track record in the food industry linked to technology is very interesting and a perfect fit for the path we have taken at TOMRA Food.”

“I firmly believe that advanced technology and the food industry will go hand in hand in the future. A clear example of this is what TOMRA Food has been doing all these years globally. I am very excited with this opportunity to develop the excellent team we have and achieve the ambitious goals that we set for the next few years,” says David del Castillo.

In his new role, David del Castillo will be tasked with expanding the TOMRA Processed Food organization to support its business growth in the region. He is planning to strengthen the team with new hires in sales, technical support, and services to support customers with the best technology and the best team. In the medium term, he plans to launch new technologies to enter new markets and grow in countries that offer significant potential for TOMRA.

“Chile, Argentina and Brazil are the main markets in Latin America. We also want to grow in other emerging markets such as Peru and Colombia. In addition, this year, we are including Mexico in our region. We see great potential in this market for vegetables and many more products exported to the United States,” he concludes.

Related articles

A trade fair for everyone: An overview of interpack 2023

Lost in the exhibition halls? Not at interpack. In order to help our visitors find everything they are looking for, the fully booked interpack 2023 features a concept for the halls that is based on clear focal points for each industry. No other industry trade fair can compare when it comes to representing the global

Techlab™ and Cineca at the Bi-Rex Competence Centre

Innovation is the primary genome inherent in the Robopac Group’s DNA, which has always looked globally at the market to ensure the best technologies in the packaging industry and, at the same time, the highest performance in terms of efficiency and production optimization. In this direction goes the close collaboration with Bi-Rex, one of the 8 national