Hainsworth Technology has appointed a new business development manager.
Lesley Routh-Jones has worked within the fire sector for over 15 years and is highly respected by her vast network of business associates, both in the UK and throughout the world.
She is an experienced business development manager and Vice-Chair to the FIA FIRESA. She is also experienced in research development, brand awareness, the organisation of events, corporate functions and charity work.
The appointment follows a successful 12 months for Hainsworth, having scored a number of contract successes since being selected to be part of the prestigious Collaborative Procurement Framework in June 2018.
Tom Hainsworth, Director of Hainsworth Technology, said: “With Lesley’s
appointment we will be able to draw on her research skills and energetic approach to the commercial challenges faced by suppliers to the emergency service sector.”
Lesley Routh-Jones said: “Through my extensive engagement with the Fire and Rescue Service and my involvement within the recuperation side of the Firefighters Charity, I greatly appreciate that firefighters require the best possible PPE to be as safe as possible when encountering the dangers they are exposed to whilst attending incidents.
“I am delighted to be joining Hainsworth Technology and to be working with the business’s vastly experienced Protectives Team. The company has a fantastic reputation and I look forward to taking its industry-leading products into new and existing markets. I am proud to be part of a company with such a distinguished history.”
In addition to Tom Hainsworth, Lesley will also work closely with Colin Whittaker, Global Sales Manager, and Richard Gorst, Consultant for Hainsworth Technology.
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