Dorner (dorner.com) has named Serge Abou-Jaoudé Vice President, Dorner Europe; Todd Kaull Vice President, Global Operations; and Anthony Sherrill as Regional Manager, Louisiana and Texas.
Serge Abou-Jaoudé will become a member of Dorner’s global senior management team and is responsible for all commercial activities for Dorner throughout Europe. His recent accomplishments most recently include the position of Area Director for Western Europe for Flexlink Systems. Additionally, he held management positions in France, Germany and South Africa for ABB, a global manufacturer of industrial technology and motion control components. Abou-Jaoudé holds a mechanical engineering degree from the Institut National des Sciences et Techniques Nucléaires.
Todd Kaull will oversee Dorner’s manufacturing and assembly operations in Hartland, Wisconsin; Jülich, Germany; Guadalajara, Mexico; and Penang, Malaysia. Prior to joining Dorner, he spent more than 20 years at Alliance Laundry Services, where he most recently held the title of Vice President of Global Manufacturing. Kaull earned his MBA from the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh, and a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Technology from the University of Wisconsin – Stout.
Anthony Sherrill will be working with sales channel partners, distributors and selected direct accounts to grow the company’s industrial and sanitary conveyor business, as well as focusing on the automation markets throughout both states. Sherrill brings more than 13 years of industrial sales and product management experience to the table. He most recently managed direct and indirect sales activities at Thomas Conveyor Company, and prior to that held the title of product manager at Martin Sprocket & Gear. Sherrill is a 2004 graduate of Texas A&M University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Distribution.