edding UK have announced that Managing Director Barry Hall will retire at the end of June 2020.
“In his 20 years at the helm Barry achieved significant success managing, steering and implementing strategies that delivered sustainable growth and development for the UK business. He goes into his retirement with our deep gratitude and sincere thanks” edding Group’s Chief Operating Officer, Thorsten Streppelhoff said.
“We are delighted to announce that Andy Gutteridge, current Director of Strategy and Marketing, is deservedly promoted and will take over as UK Managing Director on 1st July. Andy has worked closely with Barry for a number of years, he has a deep knowledge of our local company and the industry in general.”
Completing the new edding UK management structure, Robert Turner (Finance Manager) is being promoted to Finance Director and Nick Prazsky (formally of 3M) joins in the newly created position of Sales Director.
“We are confident Andy and his new team are best placed to lead the company forward – especially in these challenging times” Thorsten concluded.