New Managing Director for Bosch Rexroth

Bosch Rexroth has announced the appointment of Alastair Johnstone as its new Managing Director in the UK.

In his new role, Johnstone will have total business responsibility for all locations in the UK, whilst retaining his original responsibility for the manufacturing sector.

Johnstone, who first joined Bosch Rexroth in 1998, has worked in a number of senior management positions over the course of his career, including roles in quality, manufacturing and general management across a range of sectors and for many market leading organisations.

In his most recent role, Johnstone was responsible for Bosch Rexroth’s largest UK manufacturing site located in Glenrothes, in Fife, Scotland.  The site manufactures hydraulic motors for vehicles such as fork lift trucks, mini excavators, road rollers and other mobile plant equipment, primarily for the export market.