Veikko Moilanen joins the WEMO Sales team as Vice President Business Development for the Asian Market

As of November 1st, Veikko Moilanen is joining the WEMO Sales team for WEMO Special Projects. Veikko has 25 + years’ experience in the sheet metal industry and will be responsible for further business development in the Asian market. WEMO is delighted with the arrival of Veikko. As a person, he fits the WEMO culture very well and his focus and vast knowledge and experience in this market is of great importance to take advantage of the opportunities in Asia.

The Asian sheet metal processing industry faces a huge need for automation. The market is dealing with a lot of challenges; skilled labor forces, increasing material prices and component scarcity. WEMO’s tailor made sheet metal bending machines fulfill this need and can realize the fastest cycle times and the lowest cost per part.

Veikko worked for over 20 years at Finpower/ PrimaPower, where he was responsible for system sales in Asia. After his PrimaPower era he started Vaski Oy in Finland, a company specializing in flat bar machinery, cut-to-length machinery and multi-coil systems.

“With Veikko as an addition to our Sales Team we can now fully explore and utilize the potential we have to offer for the Asian markets. I have full faith in his added value and am thrilled to see how quickly he is getting acquainted with the World of WEMO”
Jeff Hagelen, CEO of WEMO

Veikko’s focus on the Asian market allows WEMO to make great steps in the further development of this market. WEMO acknowledges the potential in the Asian market and has perfect solutions for industries like elevator panels, shelving, electrical enclosures, wall and ceiling panels, steel doors but also Automotive and HVAC applications

“I’ve known WEMO for a long time and it’s great to be supporting this company. I feel really welcome here and it’s great to be part of the family. Now let’s focus on the market potential in Asia and make WEMO great over there’
Veikko Moilanen, Vice President Business Development Asia

Veikko will cover the following countries: China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Australia, the Philippines, New Zealand and India.

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