Glasstech Opens Liaison Office in Mumbai, India

Glasstech Inc., of Perrysburg, Ohio, has announced the establishment of a liaison office in Mumbai, India.

"Glasstech continues to see strong demand worldwide for its innovative architectural and automotive glass processing systems," said Mark D. Christman, Glasstech president and chief executive officer. "The new Glasstech Mumbai liaison office will increase our presence in the rapidly developing southern Asia market, providing a critical link to customers and prospects in India and beyond."

The new liaison office officially opened in early 2006, and the grand opening ceremonies are scheduled for May 20.

In addition, the company has hired Ramesh Srinivasan to serve as country manager for India and head of the Mumbai liaison office. Srinivasan has capital equipment sales experience, and most recently served as chief sales manager for the Bauer Division of International Combustion Ltd. He holds mechanical engineering and advanced marketing management degrees from Bombay University.

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