Meech announces appointment of new General Manager for Chinese region

Richard Kang has been announced as the new General Manager of Meech Static Eliminators (Shanghai) Co. Ltd and is set to play a key role in the growth of the company’s business in China. His key responsibilities will include the management of a wide distributor network and a direct sales team, as well as taking full P&L responsibility for the Chinese operation.

With a background in sales and over five years’ management experience in the Chinese region, Meech is confident that Richard will take the business to the next level.

Explaining what drove him to apply for the role, Richard says: “Meech’s leading position in the static control and web cleaning sectors is undeniable and over the past ten years the company has continued to strengthen its position in the fast-growing Chinese market.”

He continues: “For these reasons, I felt now was the best time to take on a new, challenging role that will help Meech exceed the high targets it has set. I am very much looking forward to taking on this new leadership challenge.”

Chris Francis, Managing Director at Meech International, comments: “We are delighted to welcome Richard to our international team. China continues to be an important region for Meech and his experience and management skills make him the best choice for leading our local team. We’re excited for what the future will hold with Richard as the head of Meech (Shanghai).”