Richard van Heukelum has been promoted to president of Tromp Group.

Richard van Heukelum has been promoted to president of Tromp Group, succeeding his brother Robert van Heukelum.

In this new role, Mr. van Heukelum will manage the company’s operations and use his sales and marketing expertise to increase Tromp Groups presence in the global baking industry.

Mr. van Heukelum joined Tromp Group in 2015 as vice-president of sales and marketing, leading the expansion of the company’s international sales and global brand awareness.

“I am very motivated to lead this great team of professionals,” Mr. van Heukelum said. “Together we will move forward our focus and creating more and more ambassadors, all over the world, using our superb and efficient production lines for the bakery industry.”