Hong Kong, March 23rd 2018; KMD (HK) Holdings Ltd., one of the world’s leading producers of high performance copper alloys for connector strips announces that it has appointed Sergio Rinaldi as its new Chief Executive Officer. Sergio Rinaldi will take up his duties on April 3rd,2018 replacing Andrea Chiarucci in the CEO Role, who has decided to follow other career opportunities. KMD thanks Mr. Chiarucci for his contributions in developing KMD Group and wishes success for his further career development.
After various responsibilities inside KME group, Sergio Rinaldi joined Outokumpu and Luvata with different roles in operations and lean manufacturing. In 2008, Sergio rejoined KME as corporate Operational Excellence Director and then as leader of the BU Connectors.
In May 2014 Sergio joined KMD group after its foundation taking active part in developing operations in KMD covering different positions, starting from the corporate commercial structure of KMD group and changing later to the leadership of an Operational Excellence Program which has proven to be an essential milestone for training and structuring of the production organization and processes in the newly built China operation.
With Mr. Rinaldi’s appointment KMD ensures continuity with all stake holders and strictly follows the successful development of the company.