LONDON Abacus Polar has appointed Philip Schofield to head up Eiger, its Bolton-based sales subsidiary while a new account manager has also been added at it Leighton-Buzzard based Orion operation to support its business growth.
Schofield (left) brings 22 years industrial sales, purchasing and supply experience to Eiger. He will lead a team of six and joins from Avnet EMG, where he spent eight years, most recently as an account manager. Prior to this he spent twelve years in purchasing, for GSKP Electronics Ltd. Knaresborough, six of these as purchasing manager.
Gemma Beech, who has five years technical sales experience, is joining Leighton Buzzard based Abacus subsidiary, Orion, as an account manager.