As of 1 October 2021, Leon Verkoelen will join the Royal Brinkman Group. Verkoelen will be based at Royal Brinkman Maasbree and will initially focus on the European sales area. In close cooperation with the various sales teams, Verkoelen will further implement the wishes from the market in the field of internal logistics and mechanization.
With Leon Verkoelen, the Royal Brinkman Group is gaining an experienced commercial specialist. Verkoelen has been active in professional horticulture for 20 years, the last few of which mainly in the sale of internal logistics products. With this extensive knowledge and broad experience, he will be concentrating on internal logistics in greenhouses and packaging areas and on mechanization. This is also the range in which Berg Hortimotive, part of the Royal Brinkman Group, specializes.
Marco van de Velden, CEO Berg Hortimotive Group: "We are very pleased to welcome Leon to our organization. He is a welcome addition to the sales teams of the Royal Brinkman Group in general and Berg Hortimotive in particular. Our dealers can also count on his support. I think it's great that he has chosen us. Not only does Leon bring a wealth of experience, but he's also a very enthusiastic person. Someone who gives you energy. His arrival will give an extra impulse to our market position and growth ambitions".
Verkoelen is also very happy with this new step in his career: "It is a professional organization where quality and professionalism come first. I am very much looking forward to working with the extensive range of A-brands. I look forward to unburdening growers in their operations with efficient internal logistics solutions in greenhouses and packaging areas and reliable mechanization products. It's a fantastic challenge."
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