DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Sonitec-Vortisand appointed Nikhil Bhatia as the regional manager for the newly formed subsidiary Sonitec-Vortisand MENA Inc., according to a press release.

Based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bhatia has over seven years of HVAC and district cooling experience in the region with knowledge of the local market and its water-related challenges and has previously worked for a leading manufacturer of heat exchangers, stated the release.

Bhatia has a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering and a master’s degree in Business Management from IE Business School in Spain, continued the release.

His main responsibility will be to develop and implement a market strategy targeting applications that can benefit from the Vortisand® technology, for the GCC territory and the broader Middle East and North Africa regions, noted the release.