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AMETEK Specialty Metals names Luis Sanabria as new Plant Manager

Friday, April 28, 2023

Wallingford, CT, USA (April 28, 2023) – Precision metal strip and wire manufacturer, AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP), has appointed Luis Sanabria as the new Plant Manager for its facility in Wallingford, CT.

Luis will oversee operational execution, overall plant performance, and health and safety procedures. He brings a wealth of experience, having previously worked in numerous operational leadership roles.

With a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronic Engineering from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogotá, Colombia, Luis also holds a Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering and Maintenance from Universidad Simón Bolivar in Caracas, Venezuela.

Commenting on his new role, Luis explains: “I am delighted to be joining AMETEK SMP at an exciting time for the business. The quality metal products are second to none and I am looking forward to helping drive the continued growth and success of our world-class plant.”

Ryan Smith, Vice President, Strip Business Segment, adds: “We are pleased to have Luis join us in the role of Plant Manager. His background and expertise make him the ideal match for what is a key position. We wish him well and welcome him on board.”

AMETEK SMP Wallingford is a leading pioneer in the manufacture of high-purity metal strip, engineered shaped components, specialty shaped wire and thermal management materials. Its products are made from high-quality alloys using advanced wrought powder metallurgy techniques.