Senscient, the leading provider of advanced gas detection products, has appointed Kevin Dean as European Sales Manager and hopes to benefit from his more than 20 years experience in the gas detection industry.

With a background in industrial fixed gas detection, as well as product and market management, Dean will focus on international business growth through sales of the Senscient ELDS™ Series 1000/2000 Open Path Gas Detectors in the European market.

Jean Berthold, vice-president and chief marketing and sales officer of Senscient, Inc., said of Dean’s appointment, “Senscient is extremely excited to welcome Kevin to our sales team. With his impressive background and passion for the industry, he will be a true asset to the company as well as our European customers.”

Most recently, Dean served as product line manager for Xtralis, a manufacturer of fire detection and security products, including the world’s leading ‘VESDA’ aspirated smoke detection (ASD) product range. Dean has also previously held leadership positions at Honeywell Analytics Ltd. and Zellweger (now Honeywell) Analytics Ltd.