FasTest Announces New CEO Marcelo Hengeltraub

Minneapolis, MN—February 5, 2024—FasTest, a dedicated manufacturer of advanced sealing connection tools, is pleased to announce the appointment of Marcelo Hengeltraub as its new Chief Executive Officer. 

Marcelo brings over 25 years of industry experience, leading multiple industrial and consumer businesses at 3M.

Matthew Lyon, FasTest’s Chairman of the Board, commented, “Marcelo’s strategic mindset, innovative approach, and commitment to fostering a collaborative and inclusive work environment align perfectly with the values and goals of FasTest. I was particularly struck by his approach to working as a coach and mentor and thought he would be a perfect fit for our collaborative culture.”

“It is an incredible honor to lead this exceptional team and contribute to the growth and success of such a dynamic organization," said Marcelo. "I am eager to build on this foundation and work collaboratively with our talented team to drive innovation, foster a positive company culture, and deliver outstanding results for our customers, employees, suppliers, stakeholders, and the community.”

As the new CEO, Marcelo will be responsible for overseeing the overall operations of FasTest, driving business development initiatives, and ensuring the company continues to deliver high-quality products and services to our valued customers.

Marcelo received his bachelor’s degree in mechatronics engineering from the University of São Paulo, an MBA from Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing, an International Business MBA from King’s College London, and an Executive Education in Leading Strategic Growth from Columbia Business School.

FasTest’s former President, Gary Rychley, will remain with the company as a member of the Board of Directors.

About FasTest, Inc.

Since 1985, FasTest has been a dedicated manufacturer of advanced Sealing Connection Tools for product testing, fluid transfer, and other processing applications. Our mission is to make your production safe, easy, and more efficient. FasTest tools significantly increase operational throughput to reduce manufacturing costs.

As your sealing and connection solution leader for over 35 years, FasTest is ready to assist you in specifying the optimal sealing connection tools for your application.

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