ZEUS Industrial Products announced the recent appointment of Xiao Li, director of Asia-Pacific sales for the company.

In this position, Mr Li is responsible for all sales activities designed to expand Zeus’ presence in the Asia-Pacific region, according to the company.

Mr Li brings more than 20 years of sales and engineering experience to the Zeus team.

He has a proven track record of establishing new markets, building distributor relations and leading strategic sales growth in Asia-Pacific for companies like Siemens, Tyco and most recently, GE, the company said.

Zeus senior vice president of global sales and marketing, Alan Andrews said he is excited to have Mr Li leading the company’s Asia-Pacific growth strategy.

“His sales experience, engineering background and knowledge in this region make him an excellent choice for Zeus.”

“Mr Li will operate out of Singapore to better serve our customers and market interests,” he said.

Mr Li holds a masters of electrical engineering from National University of Singapore, a masters of mechanical engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, and a bachelor’s of electrical engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China.

Zeus industrial Products is headquartered in Orangeburg, USA.

Its core business is the development and precision extrusion of advanced polymeric materials.

The company employs 1,300 people worldwide with facilities in Aiken, Gaston, and Orangeburg, South Carolina, Branchburg, New Jersey, and Letterkenny, Ireland.

Zeus products and services serve companies in the medical, automotive, aerospace, fiber optics, energy, and critical fluid management markets.