Walter Surface Technologies has announced the appointment of Marc-André Aubé as its president and chief operating officer.

Before joining Walter Surface Technologies, Aubé worked as president and chief operating officer of GardaWorld Protective Services. His main responsibilities included driving the company’s annual growth, ensuring superior-quality service and maintaining operational excellence.

His extensive experience in sound budgetary and operational management for renowned, large-scale companies will be leveraged as part of this new challenge.

“Mr. Aubé’s appointment at the helm of Walter Surface Technologies will enable us to shore up our managerial processes and keep contributing to our customers’ success,” said Pierre Somers, chairman of the board and chief executive officer. “We are very proud of this latest addition to our team.”