Atlas Engineered Products announces new CEO and President
by CM Staff
Hadi Abassi returns as AEP's Chief Executive Officer and President.
NANAIMO — Atlas Engineered Products announces the return of Hadi Abassi as AEP’s Chief Executive Officer and President.
Mr. Abassi, the founder of AEP, previously acted as the Company’s CEO from November 8, 2017 to November 5, 2018, when he transitioned to the role of Executive Vice President.
Mr. Abassi established Atlas Engineered Products Ltd. in 1999 to manufacture roof trusses at its Nanaimo manufacturing facility to service customers on Vancouver Island and established Coastal Windows in 2003 as a dealer and then subsequently a manufacturer of customer doors and windows. Mr. Abassi holds a mechanical engineering degree from Swindon Technical College.
Don Hubbard, Chairman of the Company’s Board of Directors stated, “The AEP Board of Directors is pleased to welcome back Hadi Abassi to the roles of CEO and President. Hadi is a proven sales and operational leader and has deep industry experience.” Mr. Hubbard continued, “With a strong and established operational platform, the Company is well positioned for rapid and sustainable growth within a fragmented industry.”
Atlas has recently expanded its product offerings and continues to grow its line of products and services in all regions. Atlas is poised to expand its geographical footprint through additional acquisitions and to continue to grow its revenues from all locations.
In addition to resigning from his roles as CEO and President, Dirk Maritz has resigned from AEP’s Board of Directors. AEP thanks Mr. Maritz for his contributions to the Company, and wishes him well in his future endeavours.