Fras-Le has named Rodrigo Meirelles vice president and general manager for its North American and European operations. Fras-Le is a friction material manufacturer.
Meirelles is filling a new position that will include overseeing the production launch of heavy-duty brake linings.
“We are extremely pleased to have Rodrigo on board. His new position is vital in increasing Fras-le’s global presence, as well as our commitment to the North American market. The experience he brings to the table is invaluable,” said Daniel Randon, CEO and director of investor relations.
Meirelles brings 17 years of diversified global management experience in the commercial vehicle industry to the role. He last served as commercial director of commercial vehicles for the Eaton Corp. in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.