Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, one of three main business segments of Sweden-based Trelleborg AB, has promoted Heather Castleman to director of mergers and acquisitions for Marketing Americas Industrial.
The precision seal, bearing and custom molded polymer component supplier with U.S. offices in Fort Wayne, Ind., said Castleman, with Trelleborg since 2004, will direct segment growth through acquisitions in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Brazil.
"Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is geographically expanding its business," said Linda Muroski, president of Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Marketing Americas and Global Healthcare and Medical. "Within the Americas, Heather will explore our footprint for production and other adjacencies. She will also work to acquire local distributors to serve strategic customers through our ServicePLUS integrated solutions model."
Castleman's will look to implement a holistic acquisition strategy, "as well as managing targets all the way through the acquisition process."
She will continue in her position as senior director, strategy and marketing for Marketing Americas.