POINTE-CLAIRE, QC, Nov. 4, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - On October 6, Richard Aubertin succeeded to Michael Hardman as General Manager of Sika Canada. Consequently, Michael Hardman took on the challenge of Senior Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions for Sika North America, a key role to strengthen Sika's market positions and competitive advantage on the North American continent.
Richard Aubertin comes back to Canada after completing a mandate of almost 3 years in Europe where he served as General Manager and delivered outstanding results for Sika Portugal S.A.
Richard Aubertin originally joined Sika Canada in 1999 and held successively the positions of Market Field Manager for Residential Construction, Regional Sales Manager for Commercial Construction and Business Unit Manager for Commercial Construction before his departure for Portugal. Familiar with the Canadian market and the organisation, he is once again ready for a new challenge and Sika wishes him the best success for his new position.
Profile of Sika Canada Inc.
Sika Canada Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sika AG, located in Baar, Switzerland. Sika is a globally active specialty chemicals company supplying the building and construction industries as well as manufacturing sector (automotive, bus, truck, rail, building and alternative energies components, etc.). Sika's portfolio notably includes high-quality concrete admixtures, specialty mortars/concrete, sealants and adhesives, waterproofing solutions, structural strengthening systems, industrial flooring, protective and decorative coatings, as well as roofing systems. Sika is a leader in processing materials used in sealing, bonding, damping, reinforcing and protecting load-bearing structures. Relying on a presence in 91 countries and on a workforce of over 17,000 employees deployed in over 160 production facilities worldwide, Sika generates annual sales exceeding of CHF 5.6 billion in 2014.
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