Erik de Bruijn has joined aerial lift manufacturer Snorkel as a product support engineer based in the Netherlands.
in the late 1990s De Bruijn worked with the UpRight distributor Instant Rotterdam, which was later acquired by sales and rental comapny Peinemann.
In 2005 he joined Platform Sales Europe, the European master distributor for MEC scissor lifts, which was merged into Riwal earlier this year. He is fluent in Dutch, German and English and will join Snorkel at the end of this month.
Mark Hutchinson, Snorkel’s director of product support, said: "Erik is a highly respected aerial lift engineer who is well known and liked by many of our distributors and rental company customers. He has a positive, customer-focused attitude and is a diligent worker. His appointment is part of our on-going strategy to improve product support and deliver the best possible level of service to all our customers."