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Tobacco Machinery Sales | Find your representative

Michele Benedos - Area Sales Manager

Paul Pereira - Area Sales Manager

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Michele has an Electrical Engineering Degree from Padua University in Italy. He joined Garbuio Dickinson in 2008 as Project Manager where he experienced managing several new complete Tobacco Primary Plants and R&D Pilot Plant before joining Sales dept. as Area Sales Manager. He previously worked as electrical/automation engineer for an Italian company designing electrical plants, photovoltaic systems and automation solutions for industrial applications.


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Paul started his career in the tobacco industry with AMF Legg in Andover, where in 1989 he completed a 4 year technical apprenticeship. After a brief period on the cutter build section, he moved into a technical support role for a prototype cutter in a number of cigarette factories including Imperial Tobacco Nottingham, BAT Souza Cruz, Brazil, BAT Singapore and Seita Nantes. After a successful six month evaluation project in BAT Macon, Georgia he joined the technical sales team in 1994.

Following the Dickinson Engineering acquisition of GBE Tobacco in 1998, Paul transferred as machine sales manager where he was responsible for the USA & Brazilian markets. Since 2000 Paul has been in charge of machine sales for Garbuio Dickinson in parts of the Far East, with specific regional responsibility in PR China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea and Philippines. 


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Michele Benedos




ITALY Contact

Tel: +39 0422 431 140
Fax: +39 0422 431 153

UK Contact

Tel: +44 (0)1962 842222
Fax: +44 (0)1962 840567

USA Contact

Tel: 001 804 279 0020
Fax: 001 804 279 0025


Tel: +86 21 5113 0380
Fax: +86 21 5113 0379