Sundyne Appoints Hélène Balligand as Pump Product Line Manager


In this Role, Balligand will Lead Traditional Product Management Responsibilities and will help
to Expand Digital Marketing & Promotional Activities


Arvada, Colorado, June 15, 2020 – Sundyne, a global leader in the design and manufacture of API compliant pumps and compressors, today announced that Hélène Balligand has joined Sundyne as Pump Product Line Manager.


In this new role, Hélène will be responsible for Sundyne’s Low Flow High Head product management activities, including pricing, recommending new products based on customer and market needs and insuring the growth and profitability of Sundyne’s flagship products.  Additionally, Hélène will assist in the expansion of Sundyne’s digital promotion & marketing activities.


Hélène comes to Sundyne from Gardner Denver Nash, where she managed channel partners and direct OEM accounts throughout the western United States and Canada.  Previously, Hélène garnered sales, engineering and management experience through a variety of roles with pump companies Sulzer, Enisval Moret and Wilfley.  Prior to that, she gained experience in the power generation markets working at the Woodward Governor Company, where she managed accounts for large industrial companies such as GE and Siemens.


Hélène earned a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Ecole Nationale Supérieure in Strasbourg France; a Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Syracuse University in New York; and an MBA from Colorado State University.  In addition to her doctoral thesis, Hélène has written numerous technical papers for trade publications and scientific journals.


“Hélène brings a well-rounded combination of sales, business and engineering skills to Sundyne, and we’re all looking forward to working with her to help grow our portfolio of products and services for our customers,” said Sundyne’s Global Product Line Director, Tom Helmreich.


“Sundyne has a tremendous reputation in the oil & gas, chemical & industrial markets, and I’m particularly excited to join the company at this time in its storied history, as we’re poised to roll out new products and expand the company’s service footprint around the globe,” said Hélène Balligand.


Balligand will work from Sundyne’s headquarters in Arvada, Colorado, and can be reached at:


About Sundyne:

Headquartered in Arvada, Colorado with operations and presence in Europe, the Middle East, India, Asia, Japan and China, Sundyne is a leading manufacturer of precision-engineered highly reliable, safe, and efficient centrifugal pumps and compressors for use in hydrocarbon processing, chemical processing, power generation, industrial, and high-pressure water applications.  Sundyne is the world leader in delivering low-flow, high-head integrally geared centrifugal pumps and compressors as well as a leader in the supply of safe and leakage-free sealless magnetic drive centrifugal pumps and diaphragm compressors.  Sundyne pumps and compressors designs are compliant with the industry’s most stringent API, ANSI/ASME, and ISO standards.  To learn more about the Sundyne family of precision-engineered pumps and compressors, please visit


Mike Dean

About Sundyne

Sundyne is the world leader in delivering low-flow, high-head, integrally geared centrifugal pumps and compressors, sealless magnetic drive pumps and diaphragm gas compressors. Sundyne’s precision-engineered, highly reliable, safe & efficient pumps and compressors are used in chemical, petrochemical, hydrocarbon, hydrogen, carbon capture, renewable fuels, power generation and industrial applications. Sundyne pumps and compressors are available in API, ANSI/ASME, ISO, and other industry compliant designs.