Welbilt, formerly Manitowoc Foodservice, has appointed Jean-Paul Roudier as vice president of sales for the EMEA region, assuming responsibility for sales and distribution strategy in the entire EMEA region.
Roudier brings with him over five years direct foodservice experience after joining as vice president, sales for emerging markets, back in 2012 where he established sales operations in India and led sales teams in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Since 2012 he has also held direct responsibility for the Middle East Africa region where he has helped achieve significant growth.
Prior to joining Welbilt, Roudier held senior leadership roles in finance and HR for Manitowoc and Group Danone in France and in the US.
Phil Dei Dolori, senior vice president and managing director for Welbilt, EMEA & APAC said: “We’re delighted to appoint Jean-Paul as Welbilt’s vice president of sales for EMEA. He brings exceptional skill, understanding and knowledge of sales to the EMEA sales team and has helped achieve significant growth within challenging regions and emerging markets.”