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Álvaro Martínez de Lagos, new CEO of ULMA Handling Systems

May 26, 2020
ULMA Handling Systems appoints Álvaro Martinez de Lagos as the cooperative's new CEO. Álvaro Martinez de Lagos has had outstanding experience in Technical Management and Project Management at Fagor Arrasate, as well as in General Management at Goizper Group, where he has led the company for more than eight years.

A Industrial Engineer from Bilbao College of Engineering, Martinez de Lagos has complementary training with a Master's Degree in Management of Cooperative Companies and an Executive MBA.

His mission at the head of the company will be to persevere in the process of transforming the company in line with what the market is experiencing in order to adapt even more efficiently to the trends arising from the effects of Covid-19

The pandemic is acting as an accelerating agent for changes in consumer habits and methods that make the development and implementation of automated and scalable intralogistics systems more relevant than ever.

"We are proud to welcome Alvaro Martinez de Lagos. We are excited to be able to count on his outstanding professionalism and leadership to lead our social-business project. We are in continuous growth, in a sector with many business opportunities, and by joining our team he will help us consolidate ULMA Handling as a benchmark in the sector worldwide" said Iñaki Gabilondo, ULMA Group CEO.