Dometic appoints new President for Americas
Dometic Group, the global market leader in solutions for mobile living, today announces that the Company has appointed Scott Nelson as new Regional President of Americas effective December 1, 2016. Scott succeeds Frank Marciano, who will retire after more than 25 years of service with Dometic. Frank Marciano will for a period of time work together with Scott Nelson to ensure a good transition.
Scott Nelson joins from Sullair Corporation, part of Accudyne Industries, where he most recently has been the Global President.
"Scott Nelson is a highly suitable successor for the Regional President Americas role. In joining Dometic, Scott brings with him a broad experience of leading and developing international businesses. Scott spent more than 20 years with Bobcat Company where he held various roles as Global President of Bobcat Company, President Americas and EMEA. Scott’s very strong commercial and international profile will further strengthen the Group Management Team“, says Roger Johansson, President and CEO of Dometic.
Scott Nelson succeeds Frank Marciano, who will retire after more than 25 years of service with Dometic.
"Frank Marciano has been playing a critical role in developing our company. His in-depth knowledge of our markets in general and specifically the Marine markets in combination with his passion for the business, our customers and our people, have made him a highly respected leader, internally as well as externally. I thank him for his great contributions over the years", says Roger Johansson.
Frank Marciano will for a period of time support Scott Nelson to ensure a good transition. Scott Nelson will be based in Elkhart, Indiana.
For more information, please contact
Erika Ståhl, Head of Business Control & Investor Relations
Tel: +46 8 501 025 24
This information is information that Dometic Group AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 8.00 CET on 31 October 2016.
ABOUT DOMETIC GROUP Dometic is a global market leader in branded solutions for mobile living in the areas of Climate, Hygiene & Sanitation and Food & Beverage. Dometic operates in the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific, providing products for use in recreational vehicles, trucks and premium cars, pleasure and workboats, and for a variety of other uses. Dometic offer products and solutions that enrich people’s experiences away from home, whether in a motorhome, caravan, boat or a truck. Our motivation is to create smart and reliable products with outstanding design. We operate 22 manufacturing/assembly sites in nine countries, sell our products in approximately 100 countries and manufacture approximately 85% of products sold in-house. We have a global distribution and dealer network in place to serve the aftermarket. Dometic employs approximately 6,500 people worldwide, had net sales of SEK 11.5 billion in 2015 and is headquartered in Solna, Sweden.