CIRCOR Industrial Group has appointed Brian Chen as General Manager, APAC, to help the company further develop and execute its growth agenda in the region.

Announcing the appointment on Tuesday (1st September), the industrial valve manufacturer said Chen will be responsible for the Weihai P&L as well as the group’s overall commercial activities in Asia Pacific.

Welcoming Chen to the company, CIRCOR said, “Based on his broad global experience, gained at Air Liquide in China and the Philippines, as well as its Group HQ in France and APAC Hub in Singapore, we are confident that Brian, together with his team, will steer our APAC business into a highly successful future.”

“CIRCOR welcomes Brian on board and wish him success in refining and executing CIRCOR’s ambitious strategy of profitable growth in the Asia Pacific region.”

Chen will be based in Shanghai, China.