In part two of our conversation, Brian Hagman and Fernando Bertoni discuss how the pandemic has affected the industry and speaks to some of the current trends in the market.
Catch part one? Watch it here.
About Fernando Bertoni
Fernando has been President & CEO at Util Group since October 2019, Fernando gained over 25 years of experience in leading global businesses, both in large industrial groups and in “private equity” owned companies.
During his career, Fernando has worked and lived in a number of countries around the world (Italy-France-United States-Brazil) highlighting his ability to understand global business dynamics, identifying strengths and weaknesses of organizations, and contributing significantly to the achievement of significant business results and the creation of shareholder’ value. Action and results-driven, Fernando is known for his passion for identifying, coaching, and developing human talent, as the key success factor in superior business performance.
About Util Group
Util is a Global Manufacturer of fine blanked and conventionally blanked metal parts, mainly for the Brake System.
The Company is a manufacturer of backing plates and brake shoes used in vehicle brake systems and is currently developing a portfolio of components based on fine blanking technology. The Company’s main products are metal parts that need to cope with harsh environments and significant physical stress. Util’s success stems from its ability to provide high-quality products at competitive prices supported by Best-in-Class Sales and Marketing, Engineering, and Logistic Services.
Util Group has a strong relationship with the leading Friction Material Suppliers and Brake System Tier 1s, which are its Key Customers. Util provides a range of products with innovative solutions that allow the Company to consolidate its position as the leading Co-Designer and supplier of metal supports.
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