DENVER – AMP Robotics Corp. (AMP) has named longtime industry executive Marcel Vallen its vice-president of international sales. In this role, he is responsible for sales and business development efforts in new geographies, establishing and executing a global sales strategy aligning with the company’s growth objectives.
Vallen brings more than 35 years of recycling and waste management industry experience to AMP. His background spans the design and build of materials recovery facilities (MRFs) to systems commercialization and general management of facilities around the world.
Most recently, he served as president and CEO of Komptech Americas and Plexus Recycling Technologies where he was instrumental in bringing the ZenRobotics Recycler robotic waste sorting system to the United States.
“Smarter, more efficient recycling that produces reusable commodities is the future of the industry,” said Vallen.
“AMP is at the forefront of helping recyclers modernize and automate their operations with the help of artificial intelligence and robotics, and I’m eager to advance these efforts by driving increased demand for our solutions in new and existing markets.”