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Akash Prasad is promoted Head Of Business Development for T&S Brass and Klarco

In his new role, Prasad oversees sales and new business opportunities, steering the development, nurturing key accounts, and expanding T&S Brass' and Klarco’s market share.

TRAVELERS REST, S.C. – January 23, 2024 –T&S Brass and Bronze Works, a global leader in innovative foodservice and commercial plumbing products, proudly announces the promotion of Akash Prasad to head of business development for India and the subcontinent.

 

In his new role, Prasad oversees sales and new business opportunities, steering the development, nurturing key accounts, and expanding T&S Brass’ and Klarco’s market share. He identifies new market opportunities in his territory and executes business strategies that are in line with the company’s objectives and mission.

 

Formerly the sales manager for projects in South India, Maldives and Sri Lanka for T&S and Klarco, Prasad’s promotion recognizes his exceptional contributions and dedication since joining the organization in September 2021. His ability and thoughtful leadership to maintain a strategic positioning of the business and develop a strong team has aptly earned him the new position.

 

Shawn Kuhlman, director of international sales, expressed confidence in Prasad’s abilities, stating, “Fortunately, T&S has successfully hired and retained capable and experienced talent that provide us with the management depth essential to prosper in the competitive business environment across the globe. Since joining us, Akash has consistently added value to the team with his extensive industry experience and unwavering desire to learn and achieve more. We anticipate continued robust growth from our India team under his leadership.”

 

Prasad, with more than six years of experience in business development and project sales, brings a unique culinary and fine dining background, having served as a chef and hotelier. His MBA in marketing from NMIMS Global Access School further reinforces his expertise and strategic skills.

 

I have the opportunity of working with T&S, an acclaimed name in the industry worldwide. This promotion underscores my goal as well as responsibilities for succession planning to generate more business opportunities for the company. I pledge to lead with even greater passion and purpose to achieve our company`s long term business goals in India and Subcontinent,” Prasad concluded.