Harsco GasServ has named Ricardo Fechi Pacheco and
Gabriel Diaz Pardavé to head its sales and marketing activities in Latin America.

Mr. Diaz Pardavé will be responsible for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean from his home base in Metepec, Mexico. Mr. Fechi P., located in Medellin, Colombia will cover all of South America.

Both men will sell Taylor-Wharton high pressure and acetylene cylinders, cryogenic storage and dispensing cylinders, and packaged shielding gas systems. They will also represent Sherwood’s extensive line of precision valve products.

Mr. Diaz Pardavé’s credentials include 15 years of experience with Praxair Mexico in industrial, medical and specialty gas applications and gas supply chain environments. Mr. Diaz Pardavé most recently served as National Business Manager of Specialty and Medical Gases.

Mr. Fechi P. brings eight years of business and distribution management to his new position and his service to the industrial gas industry includes an outstanding tenure with the BOC Group as Customer Engineering Services Manager for Latin America.