BRALO appoints Daniel Suárez CEO 05 July 2019

BRALO has announced the appointment of Daniel Suárez as chief executive officer, with the appointment coming on the back of another strong year for the Spanish manufacturer.

Daniel Suárez, the former managing director of Borgers Spain, is a seasoned leader with a proven record of taking industrial companies to the next level by accelerating their innovation and revenue growth.

Suárez has held additional high-profile positions throughout his career. Prior to BRALO, he served at Borgers Spain, Bosch and Mercedes Benz. He is an industrial engineer and executive MBA with solid experience in the automotive sector – developing activities In operations, production, engineering and Lean management.

Basilio Lopez, founder and former CEO of BRALO, will serve as president and special advisor to the management team. “The strategic vision of Basilio has positioned BRALO as an international company and as a benchmark in fixing solutions. The trajectory of this success is based on an efficient organization and a dynamic and entrepreneurial management” said Daniel Suárez, new CEO of BRALO. “We thank Basilio for his effort and commitment during a lifetime. We also thank him for paving the way and creating a great business for me and the team to scale. We wish him a very happy and well deserved retirement”.

“Starting BRALO and having the chance to build and work with such a great team has been one of the most incredible and rewarding experiences of my career” commented Basilio. “The time has now come to step aside and clear the way for new generations. I am enormously confident in Daniel's management ability and leadership. We have spent a great deal of time together and share the same values and same long-term vision for this company. BRALO's future is in good hands.”


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