February 22, 2012 – Sandvik Coromant has announced the appointment of John Israelsson to the position of President of the new business area, Market Area Americas. Jamie Price, currently the Vice President of Sales, will succeed Mr. Israelsson as President of Sandvik Coromant USA.
Mr. Israelsson’s new role supports the company’s new strategic business direction, to become a more global organization. As president of Market Area Americas, Mr. Israelsson will be tasked with leveraging performance, growing sales, and increasing the gap between competition; as well as increasing synergies between the USA, Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Latin America. more