In his new role, Smith will strengthen customer facing initiatives and work with Sundyne’s internal teams to expand across the C&I space.
Smith comes to Sundyne with more than 30 years of experience in selling highly engineered equipment and service solutions to the downstream and midstream sectors. He has worked extensively with EPCs, OEMs and end users in the renewable energy, oil & gas, petrochemical, chemical and power generation markets.
Prior to Sundyne, Smith served as vice president of sales for Fluid Sealing International, where he developed strategies to strengthen & grow distributor sales, while also overseeing training and applications support. He previously served as a regional sales manager for EKATO Systems. Smith began his career at Flowserve Corp’s Seal Division and has also worked with midstream oil & gas OEMs at EagleBurgmann and John Crane Inc.
“Throughout my career, I’ve always perceived Sundyne as a manufacturer of highly-engineered equipment that provides unique and highly-reliable solutions,” said Smith. “The opportunity to join the Sundyne team offers a nice fit between my interests & experiences and Sundyne’s products & services.”
“Sundyne is aggressively expanding our business across the chemical & industrial markets, and Alton will play an important role in this continued expansion,” said Colin Guppy, Sundyne’s global vice president for Chemical and Industrial. “Alton’s skill set fits perfectly with our needs, and I’m looking forward to working with him to enhance our customer-facing initiatives and to expand Sundyne’s value proposition to our C&I customers.”
Smith will be based out of Houston, Texas.