Walter has announced the appointment of Richard Garrick as president Sales Region World West.
Garrick will report to Mirko Merlo, president of Walter AG and will be part of the Walter Executive Management Team.
He will be responsible for leading and managing the sales performance of Sales Region World West, which consists of Walter Canada as well as Walter US, Walter Brazil and Walter Mexico.
Garrick was formerly the president of tool manufacturer Precorp, which joined Sandvik Machining Solutions in 2013.
“Having executed a successful integration of Precorp into Sandvik Coromant, Richard has an excellent knowledge of the American cutting tool market,” said Mirko Merlo. “He has broad leadership and management experience and an entrepreneurial spirit.”