Integrated food packaging and processing solutions provider tna is pleased to announce the appointment of Sonia Loeza as general manager – Latin America. Sonia possesses a wealth of industry experience as well as in-depth knowledge of the local Mexican market.

Academically trained in chemical pharmacobiology, with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Mexico (UNAM), Sonia is fluent in Spanish and English and brings over 12 years of valuable knowledge in various fields including, speciality processing equipment in the food, agri-food, pharmaceutical and chemical industries to her new role. Sonia’s responsibilities will include managing tna’s office in Mexico City and assisting customers throughout Latin America to find the best start-to-finish packaging and processing solutions to suit their needs.

Commenting on her appointment, Sonia said: “I’m very excited to be joining this dynamic business. tna has a great reputation for customer service and product innovation, and I’m looking forward to working as part of the team.”

Patrick Avelange, general manager, tna – Americas, also added: “Mexico and the wider region represent a significant market for tna with innumerable opportunities for future growth. With Sonia’s broad range of experience in sales, marketing and business development in Mexico and Latin America, as well as her customer centric ethos, she is the ideal candidate to help support our existing customer base and expand our reach in the region. We look forward to working with her in the future.”

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Editor’s note:
tna is a leading global supplier of integrated food packaging and processing solutions with over 7,000 systems installed across more than 120 countries. The company provides a comprehensive range of products including processing, coating, distribution, seasoning, weighing, packaging, metal detection and identification solutions. tna also offers a variety of production line controls integration & SCADA reporting options. tna’s unique combination of innovative technologies, extensive project management experience and 24/7 global support ensures customers achieve faster, more reliable and flexible food products at the lowest cost of ownership.

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