MME Group appoints new General Manager for Cathodic Protection & MGPS Division
MME Group has appointed Martijn Blansjaar MscBA as General Manager for its Cathodic Protection & MGPS Division. The Division engineers, produces and services sacrificial anodes, Impressed Current Cathodic Protection (ICCP) and Impressed Current Anti-Fouling (ICAF/MGPS) systems. Corrosion engineering and consultancy are also important activities. Worldwide clients can be found in Shipping, Offshore Oil & Gas, Offshore Wind, Mega Yachts and Civil Engineering objects. Martijn joined the company in January 2018.
Martijn brings on board nearly 20 years of experience in operations and change management in electrotechnical businesses in the marine and offshore industry. In his last position, Martijn supervised the reorganisation of the Romanian branch office of the Dutch supplier of electrotechnical services and systems Eekels Technology B.V.
In his role as General Manager at MME Group’s Cathodic Protection & MGPS Division, he will focus on optimisation of business processes and project management. Blansjaar comments: “MME Group is active in markets that are highly demanding but at the same time hold great potential. My personal challenge is to make sure this Division is able meet the future demand in global growth markets like offshore wind”.
MME Group’s Director, Conrad Talbot, is confident Martijn is the right man for the job: “In the few weeks he has been aboard, Martijn has shown an outstanding ability to analyse the internal and external environment and identify opportunities for improvement of efficiency. We’re positive about what we can jointly achieve”.