Husky Injection Molding Systems (Bolton, ON, Canada) announced the appointment of Stefano Mirti to the position of President, Hot Runners and Controllers, effective January 1, 2016. Mirti has been the acting interim leader of the Hot Runners and Controllers business since June 2015.
"I am pleased to have Stefano lead the Hot Runners and Controllers organization," said John Galt, Husky President and CEO. "Stefano has a deep understanding of our customers' needs and brings this insight into every aspect of the business, from product innovation to sales and service. He has developed a strong, engaged team dedicated to bringing value to our customers and delivering on our commitments."
Mirti commented, "I am excited to lead the hot-runner business and will continue to focus on delivering the right solution to help our customers meet their business objectives and drive product innovation. We have a solid foundation, with many exciting products in our portfolio, and I look forward to continuing to build on the momentum that we already have in place."
Mirti has more than 20 years of operations and sales experience within Husky, including General Sales Manager for Europe and most recently serving as Vice President, Global Hot Runner Operations. He holds an engineering degree in process engineering from the Ecole des Mines de Nancy in France and an MBA from Sacred Heart University in Luxembourg.
Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd. is a global supplier of injection molding equipment and services to the plastics industry. The company has more than 40 service and sales offices, supporting customers in over 100 countries. Husky's manufacturing facilities are located in Canada, the United States, Luxembourg, Austria, Switzerland, China, India and the Czech Republic.