Nortek Global HVAC (UK) Ltd has announced its new leadership team in the UK.
The new, strengthened team includes Richard Leese who has been appointed to the role of Division Director heading up Nortek Global HVAC (UK) Limited. Richard joined the company in late 2017 as the company’s HR Director following a career with Pilkington Automotive and the Sandvik Group in both HR and Operational Management.
As head of sales, Dean Italiano will lead the UK sales team and Danny Packham will now be responsible for sales solutions in addition to his role as European Product Manager for warm air and radiant. Dean and Danny have both worked for the company for over ten years bringing a wealth of knowledge and technical expertise to their leadership roles.
Paul McLachlan has been appointed as Plant Manager for the Brierley Hill manufacturing site, leading the operations department who will benefit from Pauls extensive experience in health and safety, manufacturing, material planning and logistics, and quality.
In the role of Engineering Manager is Ian Miller, who has joined Nortek from API Heat Transfer. Ian brings with him experience in technical and commercial management along with strong operational and organisational skill set combined with extensive international business experience, including maintaining and supporting customers in Europe.
The leadership reorganisation will consolidate several areas of the business to one functional leader for Nortek Global HVAC. Richard Leese commented, “These exciting new changes are a continuation of our strategy to drive profitable business and deliver growth through continued investments to improve safety, focused plant efficiency, quality and innovation. We stay committed to help our channel and partners grow profitably to create a legacy for our customers and achieving our position as the UK’s leading trusted HVAC partner”.