Virgilio Perez Guembe is new Head of Sales at SCHWING Technologies

Spaniard takes a leading position with thermal cleaning expert

Neukirchen-Vluyn, May 13, 2018

Virgilio Perez Guembe is the new Head of Sales at SCHWING Technologies, a leading international manufacturer of thermal cleaning systems based in the Lower Rhine region. Born in Spain, he has been working for the medium-sized company since 2014. As sales manager, he was previously responsible for the sales of cleaning systems for extrusion, injection moulding and recycling as well as market developments in Asia and South America. The graduate engineer supported his international clientele with solutions for polymer-contaminated tools and machine parts for plastics production and polymer processing.

Virgilio Perez Guembe is now head of the 20 sales and after-sales team at SCHWING Technologies. He succeeds Udo Heffungs, who after more than 40 years of sales management will in future work as a senior expert for the mechanical engineering company. Perez Guembe has over 20 years of international sales experience and acquired his theoretical background at the universities of Navarra, Glasgow and Leuven. In his new position, he will focus particularly on the Asian markets and further expand the European and South American sales markets.

SCHWING Technologies
SCHWING Technologies has been operating since 1969 and is the worldwide technological leader for high-temperature systems for thermal cleaning, thermo-chemical finishing and heat treatment of metal parts and tools. The owner-managed company constructs, manufactures and operates its systems at its headquarters in Neukirchen-Vluyn in Germany's Lower Rhine region. Built upon the achievements of German engineering, the medium-sized business is globally the best-known specialist in the removal of plastics. Among its around 2,500 international clients are companies from the plastics and fiber industries, as well as from the chemicals and automobile sectors. With its 80-strong personnel, the company is equipped with the tools and systems for any cleaning need and delivers the best economy, ecology and quality. SCHWING is also a reliable service partner for contract cleaning by cleaning more than 250,000 tools and parts each year to the highest environmental and qualitative standards. In the words of Ewald and Thomas Schwing, the two managing directors at SCHWING Technologies GmbH, “So far, there has not been a single component that we have not been able to free from polymers and inorganic contaminants.”

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SCHWING Technologies GmbH

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Virgilio Perez Guembe is new Head of Sales at SCHWING Technologies