Faisal Saleem Named President/COO of the Laticrete Intl. Division
Bethany, CT, March 1, 2021-Laticrete has promoted Faisal Saleem to president and COO of the Laticrete International Division.
Assuming the full P&L and market development activity of the division, Saleem will report to Laticrete CEO Patrick Millot. In his new role, Saleem will spearhead organizational development, strategic planning, leadership development, mergers and acquisitions, and the expansion into new geographic locations. Saleem succeeds Erno de Brujin who is pursuing new opportunities after an outstanding career with Laticrete.
Saleem moved to the Laticrete Corporate Headquarters in Bethany, Connecticut in 2006 and since then has held several positions in the International Division, including director international technical services, senior director international business development. Most recently as vice president of the International Division, he was a key player and instrumental in growing Laticrete from four to 17 operating companies worldwide.
Originally from India, Saleem worked for a Laticrete distributor in Saudi Arabia before joining Laticrete in 2000. As one of the critical stakeholders who built, supported and grew the MYK Laticrete India joint venture set up in India in 2000, he was responsible for the significant growth that resulted in four plants, 22 offices and the addition of more than 600 employees.