08 May 2013
James Heal is pleased to announce that John Child has been appointed to the Board of Directors.
Joining James Heal in July last year, John is an experienced chartered engineer, and brings more than 16 years’ experience of working within the Tier 1 automotive supply industry.
John’s role involves building and developing the Lean manufacturing journey at James Heal and says;
‘I am very pleased to have been given the opportunity to join the Board of Directors of the leading global manufacturer of textile testing equipment. I am looking forward to continuing the development of manufacturing capabilities to meet the company’s goal of being a benchmark for innovation, quality and delivery’.
Making the announcement, James Heal’s Managing Director David Repper welcomed John to the Board and said;
‘John’s expertise and experience greatly strengthens the Board and will enable us to meet our ambitious and challenging aspiration to turn manufacturing at James Heal into a world class activity.’
James Heal designs, develops and manufactures testing solutions, entirely in-house and in the UK, exporting instruments and test materials to a growing worldwide customer base.