NRT names sales manager

Thiru Ilanchelian will guide the company’s global sales and marketing functions.

January 29, 2014
Recycling Today Staff
Legislation & Regulations Personnel
NRT sales managerNational Recovery Technologies (NRT), based in Nashville, Tenn., has named Thiru Ilanchelian its new sales manager. He will report directly to NRT President Matthias Erdmannsdoerfer. In his role, Ilanchelian will guide NRT’s sales and marketing functions on a global basis.

NRT provides optical sorting equipment for a variety of industries, including materials recovery facilities, secondary plastics, electronic scrap and mineral separation.

“This is the next step for NRT as we continue to grow. We’re fortunate to be in a position to hire someone of Thiru’s caliber to lead our sales team,” says Erdmannsdoerfer. “NRT has long led the industry in technology innovation and customer service. I feel confident that with Thiru in place our sales team will be ahead of the curve, helping our customers find the right custom solutions for their business and the first-class customer service that we’ve become known for.”

Ilanchelian says, “NRT has achieved so much in its history as a thought leader and provider of best-in-class equipment, and has so much potential moving forward. NRT is made up of experienced leaders who do the right thing for their customers, and our technology has some clear advantages. Our value proposition is very strong and I look forward to leading our team as we bring it to markets throughout the world.”

Prior to joining NRT, Ilanchelian served as business development manager at Magotteaux Inc.’s North American Cement and Utilities division.