Porvair Filtration Group has hired two new business development managers in Europe to manage and support their sales channels.

The New Milton Division has employed Fabio Nicolodi to drive growth by developing new and existing customers in Portugal, Spain, Italy, Greece and Malta. Nicolodi has over 18 years of experience in filtration.

Meanwhile, Petr Straka will be responsible for developing new and existing customers in Poland, the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania and the Slavic regions. Straka will also support Russia as opportunities develop.

As well as being responsible for Porvair’s range of filter elements, cartridges, capsules and housings, the new team will also be the first point of contact for all technical support services, including testing, laboratory and validation.