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Valmont Irrigation appoint Aaron Schapper as Vice President and General Manager of International Irrigation

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article image Valmont's new Vice President & General Manager of International Irrigation, Aaron Schapper

Valmont  Irrigation are pleased to announce that Aaron Schapper is set to fulfill the role of Vice President and General Manager of International Irrigation.  

Schapper will be overseeing the areas of international product development, management of service, sales, joint venture, and acquisition opportunities.  

Schapper has a wealth of industry knowledge and 10+ years of experience in the areas of engineering, organizational development and strategic planning. He has been with Valmont since October 2011, and he was previously employed by Orbit Irrigation Products in Shanghai, China as the General Manager of Asia Operations.  

During his time at Orbit Irrigation products Mr Schapper built new markets, led multiple facilities, launched start-up ventures, and revitalized non-performing operations in the Chinese marketplace. These skills will be of great benefit to Valmont Irrigation.

"Joining Valmont Irrigation is an exciting opportunity for me,ā€ said Schapper. ā€œIā€™m happy to be part of a strong, global company that leads the way in developing innovative and technologically advanced products that helps the world conserve water through the use of mechanized irrigation.ā€                                                

Len Adam, President of Valmont Global Irrigation is delighted to have Schapper on board, as his experience and enthusiasm for the job will make him a valuable asset to the company.  

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