Pritex Ltd, the manufacturer of acoustic and thermo-acoustic insulation products for automotive and industrial markets is delighted to announce the appointment of Gareth Jones as Managing Director effective from 4th January 2016. Jones replaces Andrew Murdoch who retired in August 2015.
Prior to joining Pritex, Jones had been Managing Director within the ebm-papst Group for 15 years and comes to Pritex armed with a wealth of supply chain experience particularly in the automotive sector.
Upon his appointment, Jones commented: ‘I am very excited to be joining the Pritex team who have impressed me enormously with their commitment to customer service. Their passion and the innovative products and technologies developed at Pritex will provide a great platform for us to drive the successful growth and development of our business.’
In January 2015, Jones was appointed President of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) and he will continue his tenure until the end of 2016 when the new Presidential line-up will be announced.
Pritex Company Overview.
Pritex Ltd. (part of the Steinhoff International Group valued at 12 Billion Euro, on the Frankfurt stock exchange) is a leading manufacturer of acoustic and thermo-acoustic insulation products for automotive and industrial applications.
Established in 1959, and located in a purpose built 210,000 sq. ft. facility, Pritex has extensive experience and knowledge in the development and supply of material based solutions.
Vertically integrated manufacturing facilities combined with on-site test, development and customer service capability ensure class leading innovation and flexibility.