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Vita Inclinata expands team
Joe Maslizek and Beth Courtwright have been named executive vice president of industrial business and director of industrial sales respectively.
Brokk appoints new service manager
Don Spaziani to lead and develop customer-focused services at the Brokk East Coast branch
Sonosuke Ishii leads Hitachi’s expansion in North America, Latin America
Ishii steps into the role of chairman of Hitachi Construction Machinery Americas Inc. 
National Trench Safety appoints CFO
Van Welch appointed by the trench and traffic safety equipment company
Averda appoints Ex-Ford Motor finance director
Waste management specialist names Niteese Lenton as its new chief financial officer
STRABAG appoints new CEO
Klemens Haselsteiner to assume role as chief executive of Austrian contractor from January 2023
Keestrack expands regional sales team
Giovanni Bartoli to target key industry sectors in West Africa and the Middle East  
Speedy CEO to retire
Russell Down is departing after seven years as CEO 
SC&RA elects 2022-2023 leadership
SC&RA has announced its leadership slate for 2022-2023, led by new president Ed Bernard of Precision Specialized. 
Newcomer leads revival of Sany America cranes
Doug Newcomer is candid and sincere about his team’s plans to successfully relaunch Sany crane products. 
Mills appoints new CFO
Caroline Pepe dos Santos Leonard appointed to chief financial and investor Relations at Brazilian rental company 
Versalift UK appoints sales lead
Chris Wrenn is promoted to head of sales and will work with UK and European teams 
Kubota UK appoints former JCB manager
Rob White to lead manufacturer’s UK and Ireland construction equipment division
New Adapteo CEO to drive growth and sustainability
Company’s goal to be Europe’s leading partner in adaptable buildings
Link-Belt’s Porter named VP of SHI
Melvin Porter, president and CEO at Link-Belt Cranes in the USA, has been named vice president at Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Japan
SAF-Holland appoints Kevin Layton as director
Layton will serve as director for aftermarket sales and joins SAF-Holland with over 30 years of automotive and heavy-duty truck parts sales experience.
Dingli recruits Europe general manager
Laurent Guillaux, formerly JLG and Klubb, becomes general manager Europe
Manitex changes CEO, buys into rental
Steve Filipov replaced by former AMECO and H-E Parts executive
Eisenberg re-joins Smart Platforms
Rental veteran returns to company he helped found in 2002.
BrandSafway appoints new division president
Gabriel McCabe replaces Dave Witsken, who leaves the company after 17 years 
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