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SEPTEMBER 2018
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Ploughing 2018 Focus
SEPTEMBER 2018
Ploughing 2018 Focus
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Mark Ormond is appointed
Managing Director of
Manitou UK Ltd
The Manitou Group a global market leader in rough-
terrain handling has announced the appointment of Mark
Ormond as Managing Director.
Mark brings signifi cant experience in the management of
capital equipment suppliers in the UK and ROI, specifi cally
within the agricultural sector. Most recently he was Managing
Director of the UK subsidiary of SAME Deutz-Fahr which
sells and supports SAME tractors and Deutz-Fahr tractors
and combines throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland.
He has previously managed UK subsidiaries of other
leading European manufacturers, and has spent time in the
dealer side of the industry. He is the past President of the
Agricultural Engineers Association. "I am delighted to join
Manitou and look forward to working with the team, and
with our dealer network, to continue the great success of the
brand in the UK and Irish market," says Mark. "My background
is agriculture but I look forward to learning about the
construction and industrial sectors, and to seeing how I can
add value to this highly successful company".
The Manitou Group designs, manufactures, distributes and
services equipment for construction, agriculture and industry.
The group's product ranges include: all-terrain fi xed, rotating
and heavy-duty telehandlers; all-terrain, semi-industrial
and industrial masted forklifts; wheeled or tracked skid-
steer loaders; access platforms; truck-mounted forklifts;
warehousing equipment and attachments.
For more information
contact Val +353 87 244 0893
or visit www.farmhand.ie
*
Price applies to Catros 3003 with open roller,
Vat exclusive. 1+9 half yearly payments
Why buy another
disc harrow
when you can
have the market leading Catros
for s1,300* per half year.
EVEN EASIER TO SET
QUALIFIES FOR TAMS 2
NEW! AMAZONE
CATROS
3003
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