Cavaggioni has been appointed Vice President Sales and Service for the North America Region as of March 23, 2020. He will be a member of the PALFINGER North America Leadership Team. Cavaggioni succeeds Lennart Brelin, who has retired from the brand after four years as Senior Vice President Sales and Service. The management and staff of PALFINGER thank Brelin for his contributions to the PALFINGER organization and wish him success in the future.
Cavaggioni brings nearly 20 years of sales and marketing experience to the organization having served in executive leadership roles at Saint-Gobain, HILTI Group, IVECO, Maserati, and more recently, Alfa Romeo, where he held the position of Head of Alfa Romeo Brand EMEA. During his career, he has held positions and assignments in Italy, France, the United Kingdom, China, and the United States.
“Alberto brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our North America Leadership Team, and we are looking forward to him driving our sales, service, and marketing efforts to new heights,” said Andreas Klauser, CEO of PALFINGER. “His background and experience will be an asset to the leadership team as our company seeks to accelerate its growth in North America. We’re thrilled to welcome Alberto to the team.”