Webasto Thermo & Comfort Announces South East Asia Staff Appointment

Created: 15.June 2021

Webasto has been providing comfort solutions for the Bus and Truck Market since 1965 and have increased their Truck Portfolio in recent years with high quality products that are perfect for the Asian climate.

Mr David Byrne, Webasto Australia’s Director of Sales, Service has announced the appointment of Mr Kamaljit Gill in the position of Technical Sales Manager, South East Asia. Mr Gill will be based in Malaysia to support Webasto’s growth plans for Customised solutions across South East Asia in a range of segments including Battery and Charging, Bus and Truck Climate and Special Operations Vehicle solutions. In the coming months Webasto will be recruiting a Nationwide Dealer Network to support customers across the region.

Mr Gill has extensive experience in the Truck industry holding senior roles across a range of functions, including Quality, Technical, PDI, Operations and Sales, spanning 17 years with Mercedes Benz Commercial vehicles. Mr Gill’s experience will be a welcome addition to the Webasto Thermo & Comfort Team.

Webasto have some exciting new additions to their product line up including the Cool Top RTE 23, an effective, lightweight, 24 volt, roof mounted electric parking cooler made specifically for the region. Another important addition is the highly efficient Medical Grade, HEPA-14 air filtration system designed to filter the air and protect from Covid-19 and other air borne infections in Ambulance cabins and in mass transport situations. These new products complement Webasto’s existing truck market offerings such as the rear or roof mounted Cool Split 20 truck air conditioning system and a range of compressor fridges ranging in size and style from a 16L Drawer Fridge/Freezer up to a 49L Upright refrigerator. All Webasto Products come with a 2 year warranty.

There are exciting times ahead with Webasto preparing to support future electrification with scalable CV battery and thermal management systems for all manner of electric vehicles, Mr Gill will be an integral part of expanding this offering into the South East Asia market.