Josephine Bagnall is appointed Managing Director ALBIS (U.K.) Ltd with effect from the 1st January 2018, taking over the responsibility from Ian Mills who was appointed ALBIS PLASTICS Group Chief Sales Officer in October 2016. Bagnall has been Commercial Director of ALBIS (U.K.) Ltd since January 2017 and will continue to perform this role alongside her new responsibilities.
Mills was MD of ALBIS (U.K.) Ltd since 2007 and will remain on the Board of ALBIS (U.K.) Ltd.
Commenting on the appointment Mills said “Josephine takes the helm at a time when ALBIS UK is responding to the challenges presented by Brexit and building on the recent investments in our UK business in terms of capacity and our local team. I am delighted that we have in Josephine someone with excellent leadership skills and a strong sales focus, and I am sure that she will continue to develop the ALBIS UK business to ensure we continue to provide our customers with a comprehensive service offering backed by a market leading product portfolio”.
ALBIS PLASTIC profile in brief
ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH is an international organization specializing in compounding and distribution of technical thermoplastics and thermoplastic elastomers. In addition to the product portfolios of renowned plastics producers, ALBIS provides the plastics-processing industry with a broad spectrum of high-performance plastics, compound solutions and masterbatches. During the 2016 fiscal year the ALBIS Group employed approximately 1.200 people and its global turnover amounted to €903 million. 23 foreign subsidiaries represent the Hamburg- based company in many countries in Europe, North Africa, the Far East, and North America. ALBIS produces plastic compounds and masterbatches at various locations worldwide. In Duncan, South Carolina and in Obernburg, Germany post-industrial raw materials are processed, mainly for use in the compounding of ALTECH® ECO products.
For more information please visit http://www.albis.com and http://www.albisamericas.com