Frank Oosterlinck has joined the Fike Corp. as the managing director of Fike Europe.
"Frank's background and expertise will be a tremendous asset to Fike. He has held numerous leadership positions at globally recognized companies, overseeing commercial and business development activities," said Scott Ruland, Fike's executive vice president, Industrial Protection Group. "Frank has worked extensively throughout Europe and has experience managing inter-European operations in Benelux, France, Germany and the United Kingdom."
Oosterlinck, who has a Commercial Engineering degree and a Master's of Business Administration in Marketing, will oversee Fike's European operations. This includes a production facility for explosion protection and pressure relief devices in Belgium, and sales offices in Germany, France, Spain, Italy, and the United Kingdom.
"I am very excited about joining Fike and leveraging my experience to profitably grow our business long term in Europe and to help drive global initiatives," said Oosterlinck.
Founded in 1945 and headquartered in Blue Springs, MO, Fike Corp. is a global supplier of precision-engineered products for Fortune 500 companies and businesses around the world.
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