FORMAX (Leicester, U.K.) announced that Nic Prentice is now technical sales manager. He will be based at the company’s Leicester facility and will be responsible for the sales and processing functions. With 17 years of experience in the composites industry, Prentice previously worked as a process engineer for Richmond Aerovac (now Umeco ProcessMaterials) and held the position of technical consultant at Harveys Composites, the largest distributor of composite materials in South Africa, among other positions. Prentice’s specialties include resin infusion technology, vacuum-bag processing, RTM, VARTM and RTM Lite … Lennart Hagelqvist is the new CEO of DIAB Group (Laholm, Sweden), replacing Anders Paulsson. Hagelqvist is currently located at Perstorp, Sweden, where he has been an executive VP since 2007 and was previously also executive VP of operations. He has broad experience in both production- and market-oriented international operations.