Viega names Santanu Debnath VP of sales and marketing
Debnath has worked for Kaydon Corporation, Rexnord and Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Viega LLC has announced Santanu (Sean) Debnath as its new vice president of sales and marketing, responsible for overseeing and managing Viega’s sales, marketing, inside sales, customer services and customer relations departments.
Debnath has more than 20 years of industry experience. He started his career as a hands-on scientist and gradually transitioned himself to the commercial side of the business. Prior to joining Viega, he has held vice president and director level positions in sales and marketing at Kaydon Corporation, Rexnord and Thermo Fisher Scientific.
“Viega is pleased to welcome Sean to our sales and marketing team,” said David Garlow, president and CEO, Viega. “Sean’s years of sales and marketing leadership will bring thoughtful strategies to his department and help Viega carry out its plans for future growth across our target markets.”
Debnath is married with three children and currently resides in Broomfield, Colo. He has a bachelor’s and master’s degree in chemical engineering and an MBA in marketing. He enjoys an athletic lifestyle, is an avid cook and a cinema enthusiast.
The Viega Group, with a tradition of innovation for more than 115 years, has more than 4,000 employees worldwide and is among the leading manufacturers of pipe fitting installation technology. In metal press systems for industrial, commercial and residential projects, the company is the global market leader.
In the U.S., Viega LLC employs nearly 500 people and offers more than 3,000 products. These include Viega ProPress for copper and stainless, Viega MegaPress for black iron pipe and Viega PEX Press systems in Zero Lead bronze and high-performance polymer. Viega also specializes in the design, production and installation of ProRadiant heating and cooling systems. For more information, visit www.viega.us.