Søren Storm Joins Robe
WORLD: Søren Storm has joined Robe lighting’s executive management team in the role of international business development manager, where he will be working alongside international sales director and CEO of Robe Inc in the US, Harry von den Stemmen together with Robe’s regional sales managers in The Americas, the Middle East, Africa, Russia, and the CIS states.
Mr Storm’s experience includes 16 years of working in management roles for a leading lighting manufacturer, during which time he has built up a significant amount of contacts worldwide.
‘Moving forward, Søren will remain living in Singapore, his home for the last 16 years, and will be travelling to help grow our business in all the EMEA regions as well as also assisting with product development,’ said Mr von den Stemmen.
‘We have been looking out for people who share our core values to recruit at executive level for some time,’ explained Robe lighting SRO’s CEO Josef Valchar. ‘And when Søren became available, we absolutely jumped at the chance of having someone of his calibre to join us! His character, vast knowledge, outlook on life and business as well as the massive respect he commands industry-wide is perfect for our team and our philosophies.’
‘I’ve watched Robe over the last 10 years and seen the brand develop, grow and innovate,’ said Mr Storm. ‘Established in installation markets for some time, the last two to three years has also seen serious inroads made into the rental/staging world, all with a constant stream of highly reliable and competitive products and an extremely good attitude to business. I am really excited to become part of this.’