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April 2018

Introducing our new Key Accounts sales in Stavanger, Christer Leon Skamfer

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To accommodate the growth we had in 2017at Sverdrup Steel, and in order to achieve our goals for future growth we have hired several new resources. In the coming weeks we continue to introduce, our new team members here on our news feed

The second introduction we are making is our new Key Accounts sales in Stavanger, Christer Leon Skamfer

Christer has worked with stainless and high performance material for just over 14 years, although mainly with pipe, fittings and flanges. He started his career in Stavanger Rørhandel and stayed with the company trough its many changes this last decade. Up until Christer joined Sverdrup Steel in February this year. His previous work experience has given him an extensive knowledge base of the core alloys that Sverdrup Steel stock as our alloy range is similar to that of his previous employer, the difference being the format of the product. His know how transfers well in to his new position at Sverdrup Steel.

Christer Leon Skamfer has been a well-known contact for many of our members of our sales team for many years, as his friendly manner and focus on service made him the go to guy for our team, when we needed to source pipe, flanges and fittings.

 

When advertising for the position of Key Accounts sales in Stavanger, Christer applied for the position. His person and qualifications seemed to be a perfect fit with Sverdrup Steels values and the skill set required to strengthen our strong team.

 

Christer has already proven our assumptions and expectations to be accurate he is already an integrated part of the team. He is a great addition that has been given a warm welcome from both colleagues and customers.

We would like to introduce our new colleague Thomas Refstad

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2017 was a busy and exciting year for Sverdrup Steel, to accommodate our growth, and in order to achieve our goals for future growth we have hired several new resources. In the coming weeks we will introduce them all here on our news feed.

The first introduction is our new Key Account Manager Export, Thomas Refstad.

Thomas joined our Export team in Oslo January this year. We are very happy to have Thomas Refstad on our team. With his focus on service, his experience and knowledge about alloys, specifications and applications, we are positive that he will be a great asset for our customers.

Thomas has amassed his vast knowledge of the industry through his career when previously having worked in several different sectors of the steel industry. He started of his career at Burmeister, and then joined Outukumpu Norway, and his last stop before joining Sverdrup Steel was at Norsk Stål.

We have a long-standing relationship with him from his eight years at Outokumpus Norwegian branch. Because of our previous relationship with Thomas as a supplier, we had no doubt that Thomas was the perfect applicant for the job when we went looking for a candidate to strengthen our export team. Through his knowledge and understanding of the market, Thomas has been a great asset from day one at Sverdrup Steel.

We know from firsthand experience that he will be a great value for our customers as well.