Claudio Faundez, who began his career with Osborne Industries as Product Manager in 2001, has been named Livestock Equipment Sales Representative for Latin America.
Faundez will help with the development and distribution of Osborne's swine management equipment and "Single Source Swine Solutions" turn-key services in Central and South America. He will bring the customer-centric focus that has become an Osborne trademark to the position.
Faundez joined the sales staff as a support agent for international sales in 2011 after overseeing the production of some of the company's most notable hog production products such as the Big Wheel Hog Feeders and Stanfield Heat Pads for baby pigs.
Originally from Concepción, Chile, Faúndez holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business and Administration from the University of Concepción, Chile. Faúndez has experience in sales, marketing and advertising, in many different industries.
"We are excited to have Claudio lead our team in Central and South America. He brings with him an extensive knowledge of Osborne's swine production equipment, which will help develop solutions which meet the challenges faced by producers in Latin America," said Tom Kober, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Osborne Industries. "Additionally, Claudio's expertise with Osborne's automated swine management equipment, like the Fire pig performance testing system and Team electronic sow feeding system will provide competitive advantages to our customers in those areas."
Osborne Industries, Inc., located in Osborne in north-central Kansas is employee-owned. It is a diversified developer and manufacturer of advanced swine management equipment. With a network of equipment distributors all over the world, Osborne continues to deliver innovative products all over the world. For more information about Osborne and their "Single Source Swine Solutions," visit Osborne's website or e-mail [email protected].