Wall Colmonoy has appointed Mike Thompson as general sales manager for its European headquarters. He will report to Commercial Director John Lapping, and be directly responsible for the company’s Alloy Products and Precision Components accounts in Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Israel, Japan, Lithuania, Norway, Republic of Moldova, Sweden and Northern United Kingdom. Thompson has participated in the strategic sales planning for the company’s Alloy Products, Precision Components and Aerobraze divisions.
Mike brings over 25 years of experience in the surface engineering industry, covering wear-resistant coatings, castings, refractory metals, thermal spray powders and coating services for the aerospace, oil and steel industries.
Thompson, a qualified Metallurgist, has a Bachelor’s Honors Degree in metallurgy from the University of Aston (Birmingham, United Kingdom). Prior to joining Wall Colmonoy, he worked for British Steel and Rolls-Royce as a senior technologist. He has worked as a technical sales professional for over 20 years after finding his vocation in coatings.
Wall Colmonoy, call 44 0 1792 860622 or visit wallcolmonoy.co.uk.