New sales manager for the Midlands

New sales manager for the Midlands

We have strengthened our presence in the Midlands with the appointment of a new territory sales manager.

Parris Allen brings seven years of experience to The Expanded Metal Company, having worked across a variety of sales roles at metal stockists and fabricators, and the building trade.

In his new role, Parris will be responsible for developing relationships with both new and existing clients across the Midlands region in industries including architecture, construction, filtration, security, transport utilities, engineering, automotive and aerospace.

In addition, he will also be working closely with the senior management and product development teams at our headquarters in Hartlepool.

Parris, who holds a Cambridge Education Group NVQ in Business Management and Administration, most recently worked as a Branch Manager at Berkley Stainless Fittings, where he initially held a role in sales account management.

Commenting on his appointment, Parris Allen said: “I’m excited to be a joining a company which is a leader in the market and successfully combines heritage and innovation in the manufacture and development of metal mesh.

“I’m looking forward to using the experience I have gained through previous roles to further develop client relationships with metal stocklists, fabricators and the supply chain in the Midlands and explore new market opportunities for The Expanded Metal Company in that region.”

Philip Astley, Managing Director of The Expanded Metal Company added: “We’re delighted to welcome Parris to the team. With his extensive knowledge of the market in the Midlands and excellent client management skills, he will be playing an important role in further developing our presence in the region and driving sales to support our business growth plans.”