kb-network    People 19 Jul 2017

Hoover appoints Juan Pillay as new marketing director of built-in appliances

Leading domestic appliance manufacturer, Hoover Candy Group, has appointed Juan Pillay to the position of marketing director, built-in appliances.

Mr Pillay has over 15 years experience working with multiple companies such as Whirlpool, Bosch-Siemens and Samsung, along with a track record in a number of disciplines including product marketing, trade marketing and business planning roles.

Mr Pillay will be based in Reading, working with the existing team to meet the business objectives and will have overall responsibility for product launches and market development.

Speaking of his appointment, Juan Pillay said: “Hoover is an innovative business which is on an exciting journey. With ambitious plans to become the ‘supplier of choice’, the company has a well-defined strategy for growth and a very strong pipeline of products for the coming years. I am really pleased to have joined at such a vital juncture. Even though Hoover was established more than a century ago, it’s never sat on its laurels and I’m really looking forward to taking the progressive business forward.”

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