26 February 2014: HOUSTON, TX - To meet the growing temporary power needs of oil and gas customers in Atlantic Canada, Aggreko, the global leader in temporary power generation, temperature control and oil-free compressed air solutions, announced today that Bruce Pool has been appointed to Managing Director, Aggreko North America, where he will report to Asterios Satrazemis, President, Aggreko Americas. In this role, Pool will work strategically across Aggreko North America’s business units to achieve operational goals, ensure proper resource allocation to capitalize on all market opportunities, and provide guidance and support to ensure customers experience the highest levels of performance in safety and service.
“Aggreko is excited to welcome Bruce back to North America and we look forward to leveraging his extensive knowledge and leadership garnered from his experience as managing director of Northern Europe,” said Asterios Satrazemis, President, Aggreko Americas. “His recent accomplishments including enhancing the generator fleet to better serve offshore and utility customers, re-launching Aggreko’s temperature control product offering, and developing a renewed approach to servicing their high-voltage customer base will provide invaluable insight for our North American team. In a tough Northern European economy, Bruce and his team were able to grow the business and improve the customer experience with Aggreko as measured through our Net Promoter Score, a customer sentiment recommendation measurement.”
Prior to his current appointment, Pool served in multiple capacities within the Aggreko organization including: Vice President, South Texas Area General Manager, Aggreko North America; South Business Unit Vice President, Aggreko North America; and most recently, Managing Director, Aggreko Northern Europe.
He will be based in Aggreko’s North American headquarters, located in Houston, TX.