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PPG makes key appointments

PPG Refinish has appointed Louise Turpin as Marketing Manager, Simon Chamberlain as Light Industrial Coatings Key Account Manager, Stewart Lane as Profit and Process Consultant and Matt Hassall as Regional Sales Manager South East Region.

Louise joins PPG as UK Marketing Manager; Louise previously worked at Challs International Limited as Senior Brand Manager and brings a high level of hands on marketing experience within paint and industrial coatings.

Simon brings a wealth of over 30 years’ experience in the industrial and automotive industry; Simon joins PPG having held a number of senior roles at Mirka, Grove and Wurth. Simon’s role will be the development of new and existing Light Industrial Coating business within the South East Region.
Stewart joins PPG having previously worked at Mirka and DuPont Coatings in Australia. Stewart will be working with PPG’s technical team to streamline processes and drive customer profitability of PPG and NEXA AUTOCOLOR® customers.

Matt joins the PPG team with vast experience in automotive, commercial and industrial paint sectors; having previously worked at Hex Holdings, Granville Supplies and Bancrofts. Matt will be responsible for sales growth within his region for all PPG group brands.

Gethyn Davies, UK Market Director comments on the recent appointments: “It is a pleasure to welcome Louise, Simon, Stewart, Matt and to the PPG team. Their appointment further strengthens the expertise of our marketing, sales and technical force to provide additional support to our customers; and ultimately drive PPG’s exciting future growth.”