2nd November 2023, Santiago: Today, CRU, the global commodities business intelligence company, announces the appointment of Mario Molina as its new Vice President Sales, South America and Country Manager of CRU Chile.
In his new role, Mario will increase CRU’s current market share by supporting existing client relationships, establishing new ones and strengthening the CRU brand in the Latin American (LATAM) region. Alongside this, Mario will bolster the Chile-based team by increasing the headcount and office footprint.
Mario’s appointment comes at an important time for the LATAM region, as it shores up its position as a major global commodity provider. CRU has been serving the needs of clients in the region since 2006; with over a dozen analysts and consultants providing market-leading analysis and insights for the region.
Prior to joining CRU, Mario spent over a decade in various sales roles at Emerson Electric, responsible for account sales in the LATAM region before taking on the global portfolio for metals and mining.
Mario brings a wealth of knowledge of the commodity marketplace in Latin America. Combined with region-specific business development skills, this is the perfect fit for CRU as we look to consolidate our position in the LATAM market. We are excited to see the further regional evolution of CRU under Mario’s leadership and pleased to welcome him to the team.
Aaron Gill Global Head of Sales at CRU
I feel privileged to be a part of such a prestigious company as CRU; this is an amazing opportunity for me to leverage my regional experience to grow CRU's brand in the local market, connecting with clients to serve as their strategic business partner. In addition, I am excited to expand our local capabilities with the fantastic team we have at CRU Chile.
Mario Molina VP Sales, South America & Country Manager, Chile