Cemex, the Mexico-based owners of the Rugby Cement brand, have promoted two of their UK directors.
The current director at the Rugby cement plant, Carlos Uruchurtu, becomes vice president for cement operations in the UK, while the current operations manager at Rugby, Luis Galan, has been appointed new plant director with immediate effect.
In his new role,Uruchurtu will continue to be based in Rugby, and will be responsible for operations and improvements at CEMEX’s three cement plants in the UK. He will be a member of the UK management team and report to Country President, Gonzalo Galindo. As part of his role, he will also be responsible for cement technology in the Northern Europe region.
New plant director Luis Galan has been operations manager at Rugby plant since 2006 and will be reporting to Uruchurtu.