Viega LLC announced Santanu Sean Debnath as its new vice president of sales and marketing, responsible for overseeing and managing Viega’s sales, marketing, inside sales, customer services and customer relations departments.

Debnath has more than 20 years of industry experience. He started his career as a hands-on scientist and gradually transitioned himself to the commercial side of the business. Prior to joining Viega, he served as VP and director level positions in sales and marketing at Kaydon Corp., Rexnord and Thermo Fisher Scientific.

“Viega is pleased to welcome Sean to our sales and marketing team,” said David Garlow, president and CEO, Viega. “Sean’s years of sales and marketing leadership will bring thoughtful strategies to his department and help Viega carry out its plans for future growth across our target markets.”

Debnath is married with three children and currently resides in Broomfield, Colo. He has a bachelor’s and master’s degree in chemical engineering and an MBA in marketing.