With a background of strong industrial knowledge and marketing expertise, Harsco GasServ’s Mark Fleischer has been promoted to the position of director of sales, Pan Pacific and will represent the Taylor-Wharton and Sherwood business units of Harsco’s GasServ Group in Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

Also managing the company’s sales and customer service teams in Beijing, Kuala Lumpur and New South Wales, Fleischer will continue his direct sales responsibilities to Air Liquide, Praxair and Air Products and Chemicals on a global level.

Scott W. Boyd, vice president of sales and marketing, noted, “Mr Fleischer’s background includes an unparalleled combination of strong industry knowledge and marketing expertise, both of which will make him a positive contributor to our increasing global presence. Mark will provide our growing customer base in the Pan Pacific region with an executive sales connection to our factories in China and Malaysia and will offer professional business solutions in conjunction with all of our worldwide production and sales organisations.”

Fleischer has served the compressed gas industry for 25 years, most recently focusing efforts in the company’s global accounts and buying group sectors.

Harsco GasServ comprises of 4 complementary manufacturing and service businesses that combined, form the world’s leading technology, service and manufacturing network for gas applications. The Taylor-Wharton and Sherwood business units supply cryogenic equipment, compressed gas cylinders and precision valves for a wide spectrum of gas and fluid applications.