Man of steel

The British Stainless Steel Association (BSSA)  has appointed Paul Barker as its new Managing Director.

Barker has previously worked in the stainless steel sector, both with British Steel Stainless and Thyssen Garfield Ltd, before roles with Main Tape and, more recently, as Managing Director of CPD Distribution and SIG plc (International).

He joins at a particularly busy time as the industry celebrates the centenary of stainless steel  and the Association prepares for the Stainless Steel Centenary Conference & Exhibition on 11-13th June in Sheffield.