Key Technology Inc., Walla Walla, Wash., has hired Richard van Densen as product marketing manager of Key Technology BV, its European operation.

He is responsible for marketing Key’s logistics-based products, including conveying, inspection and preparation systems, according to a Key news release. He will develop opportunities emerging from Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa.

Van Densen has 12 years of international business experience. Most recently, he was senior manager of strategic marketing at Anteryon International BV, Eindhoven, Netherlands.