Barnsley-based Albion Valves – a supplier of specialist products for the process, water and HVAC industries – has appointed Paul Wightman as technical specifications manager.
Paul brings a wealth of technical expertise to the new position, having been recruited from a senior commercial business development role within one of the UK’s leading heating organisations.
With an engineering degree from Newcastle, Paul has worked in the building services and pump industry for 13 years, and as such has acquired considerable specialist knowledge and expertise from a variety of sources.
Paul’s keen business acumen, combined with technical knowledge places him in good stead for his new role at Albion.
Paul’s specialism within the HVAC valves and controls sector has led to his active participation in strategic industry steering committees, such as the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) and the Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA).
“Albion has an industry reputation as a company who are willingly go the extra mile in providing first-rate customer service.
“I am committed to working with the team towards raising standards and striving towards excellence in application design and implementation.
“I very much look forward to all the challenges this new role brings.”
David Keys, Albion managing director, said:
“Paul’s skillset is a welcome addition to Albion, his specialist industry and product knowledge will be a great support to our existing team and will enable us to add value in the services we provide to our distributors.
“We are confident he will be a valuable asset to the team.”