Tromp Group promotes Richard van Heukelum to president
Bakery equipment supplier Tromp Group, part of US-based Markel Food Group, has promoted Richard van Heukelum to the role of president.
Richard will take over the duties of his brother Robert. In this new role, van Heukelum will manage the company’s day to day operations, while creating and delivering the business’ vision and overall mission. He will combine his activities with sales and marketing alongside his leadership of the company.
Van Heukelum joined Tromp Group in 2015 as vice president of sales and marketing, leading the expansion of the company’s international sales and global brand awareness.
“Together we will move forward our focus and creating more and more ambassadors, all over the world, using our superb and efficient production lines for the bakery industry,” he says.
Tromp Group aims to be the leader in the food industry and focuses on five product groups: cake and pie lines, waffle and funcake lines, pizza lines, sheeted bread lines and pastry lines.