Rye Brook, New York, January 30, 2017 – Precision Global, a leading global manufacturer of aerosol valves, actuators and other dispensing solutions across a variety of end markets, today announced that Omar Atadia has been appointed Regional Manager of Latin America, effective immediately. Precision Global’s current Latin America footprint includes facilities in Argentina and Brazil. Mr. Atadia will be based in Precision Global’s Sao Paolo facility and report to the Chief Executive Officer, Mario Barbero.
Mr. Atadia joins Precision Global with nearly a decade of aluminum and plastic packaging experience, most recently as Director of Operations of Tubex Brazil, a leading manufacturer of aerosol cans. In this role, Mr. Atadia oversaw 240 employees at the company’s facility outside Sao Paolo. Mr. Atadia previously served as Operations and Supply Chain Director at Amcor Rigid Plastics, a leading supplier of consumer-driven rigid plastic packaging.
Mr. Barbero said, “We are excited to welcome Omar to the Precision Global team. Omar brings a unique combination of technical expertise, as demonstrated by his Six Sigma Master Black Belt certification, and a proven ability to drive rapid growth through development of relationships with leading consumer packaged goods companies. His multisite management experience and strong familiarity with our customers and markets will be extremely helpful as we seek to accelerate our growth strategy in Latin America.”
Before joining Amcor Rigid Plastics, Mr. Atadia worked for nearly 15 years in the automotive industry, where he served in various operational and general management roles. Mr. Atadia holds a Master’s degree in engineering from Pontifical Catholic University of Campinas.
About Precision Global
Founded in 1949, Precision Global is the inventor of the modern aerosol valve and a leading global manufacturer of aerosol valves, actuators and other dispensing solutions for a variety of end markets, including personal care, household, food & beverage, industrial and pharmaceutical. Based in New York, the company operates a multinational network of facilities spanning 15 countries on six continents. For more information about Precision Global, please visit precisionglobal.com.