Day: 6 April 2021

NEWS UPDATE – Meet our new team members!

Our team is growing! Join us as we welcome three new members in the team across Sales and Service at Abbey.

First up, meet Natasha Thorpe, she joins us from Alco Valves. Working alongside our existing internal sales and service team members, Natasha will be using her experience as order progress manager to manage your orders on Abbey’s bespoke Tooling Management System. Supporting customers in their buying journey’s, Natasha will be a key port of call for your sales tooling needs.

Enthusiastically embracing the daily challenges of a fast paced SME business, Natasha is settling in well and “really enjoying this new challenge and opportunity.”

Also joining the team, we have Graeme Cook – he joins as a Business Development Manager for Key Accounts in the South. Bringing over twenty years’ experience in the BIW and Automation sector, Graeme will play an integral role in Abbey’s growing provision of Assembly Tooling in the marketplace.

Throughout his career, Graeme has worked in an assortment of roles which capitalise on his engineering degree foundations. In his most recent position, he has supported OEM and Tier 1 manufacturers in understanding the most suited fasteners on new and existing, BIW projects. This in turn, created opportunities to successfully identify cost saving initiatives whilst maximising tooling uptime. Graeme also has considerable experience in lending technical support to projects, from inception through to completion, whilst keeping a keen eye on product life-cycle thereafter.

As part of his role at Abbey, Graeme will be responsible for driving growth in the South of England, with key focus around Assembly Solutions and Material Removal alongside the implementation of complimentary Service Programmes.

On joining Abbey, Graeme is: “Really looking forward to the new challenge. Abbey both advocates and applies values of quality provision. I’m excited to offer my contribution to the next phase of development for the company.”

Finally, we have Ian Miller who joins Abbey as a Senior Service Engineer in the workshop. Ian’s experience and expertise is a fantastic opportunity for Abbey to continue our on-site service provision across the UK.

If you have any sales or service needs, don’t hesitate to reach out to the expert team today, we’re here to help you maximise your manufacturing productivity.

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