We are pleased to announce that effective January 2, 2014; Eng. José Antonio Bonafim will be joining Iwaki America as Territory Sales Manager to support our growing operations in Brazil. José will be responsible for market development, Sales, customer support and managing of our distributors’s network for Iwaki centrifugal magdrive pumps & OEM and Walchem controllers & metering pumps within the territory concerned. José, who has worked in the last five years as a Regional Salesman and Application Engineer in Friatec do Brasil, brings to us with an extensive experience in Industrial pumps & systems for further commercial development of our products on the market. José will report directly to Guillermo Ashby, who will continue serving as Latin America, Sales Manager. José is married and lives in Franca city in Sao Paulo State.