New Sales and Marketing Director for the Trimite board

Trimite Global Coatings has appointed Richard Marston as its new Sales and Marketing Director.

The former AkzoNobel Aerospace Executive for Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) brings over thirty years of experience within the coatings industry across UK and international markets.

Richard joined AkzoNobel from DuPont in 2010 and became responsible for northern Europe before a promotion to management of the entire EMEA region. At AkzoNobel Richard was responsible for a budget of €68M and was a part of the Global Aerospace Management Team.

Richard joined a newly formed board and is responsible for its global sales and product development. His responsibility for the tech function in Trimite reaffirms our commitment to technically lead solutions.

Richard explains, “I am looking forward to building on the significant strengths within the company. I look forward to developing the team, growing the business and taking Trimite into new areas.”

Mark Evans, Trimite CEO said of the new appointment, “Hiring Richard is a significant step in repositioning the group in all its markets. We are delighted he has joined the UK board.”