Saint-Gobain appoints head for Spain, Portugal, Morocco

French construction materials manufacturer Compagnie de Saint-Gobain SA announced that it has appointed Ricardo de Ramon Garcia general manager of its operations in Spain, Portugal and Morocco. Garcia…

French construction materials manufacturer Compagnie de Saint-Gobain SA announced that it has appointed Ricardo de Ramon Garcia general manager of its operations in Spain, Portugal and Morocco. Garcia will also be CEO of the group“s main subsidiaries on the Iberian Peninsula, which include Saint-Gobain Cristaleria and Saint-Gobain Vicasa. This is the first time Saint-Gobain has nominated a Spanish national for general manager since 1904, when the company started operations in Spain. Saint-Gobain has some 60 enterprises operating almost 100 production and distribution units In Spain and Portugal, employing over 9,000 people.