Adriano Machado has been appointed president of Höganäs Brasil Ltda and Head of Region South America.

Machado has been with Höganäs Brazil for five years working in sales and supply chain and for past three years he has been commercial director. 

‘Adriano is a valued member of the management team for Region South America,’ said Melker Jernberg, Höganäs President and CEO. ‘With his experience he is well suited to take over the positive development started and managed by Claudinei Reche. Adriano assuming the position makes for a seamless shift in the region management.’

Claudinei Reche leaves Höganäs for a position at another international company.