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StoneAge Welcomes European Team

StoneAge is pleased to welcome our newest StoneAge Europe team members.

Steve Ellis
Steve Ellis
Managing Director, 
StoneAge Europe

Steve Ellis
Managing Director

Steve brings nearly 30 years experience in the waterblast industry, having worked for a variety of companies including Flowplant (formerly Harben) and WOMA in Europe. He spent many years as the Operations Director with Asia Waterjet Equipment in the Middle East, where he played an instrumental part in the company's growth.

Steve is joining the StoneAge Europe team as the Managing Director. He will be based in the U.K. and will lead our European sales and distribution staff, supporting customers and dealers throughout Europe. He is a part of StoneAge's senior management team and reports to me at our headquarters in Durango, Colorado. 

E-mail: steve.ellis@stoneagetools.com

 

Jan van der Wal
Jan van der Wal 
Benelux, Germany and Austria Sales Manager


Jan van der Wal 
Benelux, Germany and Austria Sales Manager

Jan began his career in industrial cleaning equipment after completing duties with the Royal Dutch Marines Corp. Prior to joining StoneAge Europe, he was the Technical Sales Manager for DiBo, a Dutch-based manufacturer of high-end pressure washers, and later VertiDrive, known for their magnetic cleaning and blasting robotics. Jan has extensive experience in selling and supporting technical products in the field, partnering with his customers to solve tough cleaning problems. Jan will oversee direct sales in Benelux, Germany, and Austria and will report directly to Steve.

E-mail: jan.vanderwal@stoneagetools.com

 

Andrew Birt
Andrew Birt
European Dealer and UK Sales Manager


Andrew Birt
European Dealer and UK Sales Manager

Many of you already know Andrew, as he has worked closely with StoneAge for the past seven years, managing our European dealer network and offering application expertise, training, demonstrations, as well as trade show and marketing support to both dealers and end users of StoneAge products. Andrew has been involved in the water jetting industry in Europe since 1997. Andrew will continue to oversee our European dealer network and direct sales in the United Kingdom and will report directly to Steve.

E-mail: andrew.birt@stoneagetools.com

 

Please join us in welcoming Steve, Jan, and Andrew to the StoneAge team!