3 February 2020 – Warsaw, Poland - LiuGong Dressta Machinery (LDM) has appointed Katarzyna Skalna-Kądziela (Kate) as its Chief Financial Officer, effective February 3, 2020.
Based out of LDM, Stalowa Wola, Poland, in her role as CFO, Kate will be responsible for overseeing European finance and operations and will serve as a member of the management board of LDM, LiuGong Europe and hold a board directorship at LiuGong UK.
Kate will report to Mr. Howard C. Dale, Chairman of the Board, LiuGong Europe & LiuGong Dressta Machinery. “We are thrilled to welcome Kate to the team and I am confident she will be a significant asset to our business as we drive improvements and growth in every facet of our business. Kate has a proven track record along with the experience in manufacturing and finance that we have been looking for”, said Howard Dale.
Before joining LDM Kate held senior finance positions in Bombardier Transportation, DaimlerChrysler Rail Systems in Berlin and most recently, Malborskie Zakłady Chemiczne ORGANIKA where she was responsible for group finance, strategic sourcing & legal affairs.
“I am honoured and excited to join the LiuGong family, and I look forward to helping the company achieve its strategic objectives of driving profitable growth through its LiuGong & Dressta brands, investments in manufacturing & innovation and continued focus on operational efficiencies, all creating value for stakeholders and customers”, commented Kate.