Riccardo Rubino joins Star SU as Americas operations manager


Star SU of Hoffman Estates, Illinois, announced the appointment of Riccardo Rubino as its new operations manager for the Americas.

“Riccardo brings operations and supply chain leadership experience from positions held both in the U.S. and Italy,” said David Goodfellow, president of Star SU LLC. “He will work closely with me overseeing operations starting with for the Star SU Hoffman Estates and Star SU Federal de Mexico and taking over the quality control for those operations. I am confident in Riccardo’s experience in his previous leadership role will help lead our team in continuous growth and enhance operational activities.”.

Rubino has spent the last six years building a career surrounding operations, procurement, sales, and product management with Somaschini North America (South Bend, Indiana) and Somaschini Automotive (Bergamo, Italy). He earned a BS and MS in Industrial and Management Engineering while studying in Italy.

Star SU is the go-to-market cooperative partnership of Star Cutter Company of Farmington Hills, Michigan, and SU America, Inc., the U.S. sales and manufacturing unit to SAMP, S.p.A.

Star SU, LLC offers a wide variety of machine tools, precision cutting tools, and services including:

  • vertical gear hobbing machines
  • chamfering and deburring machines
  • gear grinding machines
  • gear shaving machines
  • tool and cutter grinding machines
  • gear hobs and milling cutters
  • gear shaper cutters and shaving tools
  • scudding® and power skiving tools
  • chamfer and deburring tools
  • gundrills
  • form tools and reamers
  • pcd tooling
  • cryogenic cutting tools
  • carbide blanks and preforms
  • tool coatings
  • tool life cycle management services

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