Bernhard and Company is pleased to announce that Brian Batchelor has been appointed Managing Director for global operations. Brian takes up the post in October and will be located at the company’s manufacturing facility in Haverhill, Suffolk.
Brian’s career history spans more than twenty years working in the oil and gas, medical and leisure industries. He has a strong track record of creating business value, strengthening and building core competencies, in order to deliver long term profitable growth.
“We are thrilled to have Brian on board,” comments Stephen Bernhard, Chairman and owner of Bernhard and Company. “Brian brings with him a wealth of experience which will prove invaluable in broadening our reputation as a leading player in the turf technology industry.”
Brian adds, “I’m looking forward to joining the Bernhard team. We aim to continue to work closely with our global network of customers and business partners, creating new opportunities for us all. Bernhard is at a very exciting phase of development, the market is constantly evolving and I feel very privileged to be given the chance to help steer the future direction of the company.”
Stephen Bernhard now plans to focus his time on other business development activities in his role as Executive Chairman.