WASHINGTON, PA — Fairmont Supply, one of the largest distributors of industrial MRO supplies in the U.S., has appointed Brian Saenz as vice president and general manager of the company’s Piping and Equipment division.
Piping & Equipment is a subsidiary of Fairmont Supply. With locations throughout the Gulf, Piping & Equipment is a national industry leader in the distribution of industrial pipes, valves, fittings, and related equipment. Saenz will be responsible for growing sales, oversight of the distribution center operations, managing profitability and supporting the integration of acquisitions. He will be based in Fairmont's Houston, TX location.
Saenz comes to Fairmont Supply – Piping and Equipment with over 15 years of leadership experience and a proven record of building high-performance teams and improving company profitability and efficiency. Most recently, he was the Global Director of Sales and National Accounts at Bain Capital/APEX Tool Group. Prior to APEX, he spent 12 years with W.W. Grainger in various sales and operations leadership roles. Saenz obtained a Bachelor of General Business at West Texas A&M University and an Executive Master of Business Administration at Texas A&M University. =