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New md for Tailor Engineering arrives

John Newbold has accepted the position of managing director of Tailor Engineering & Plastics. Newbold comments: `My target now is to see TEP build on its capacity and strengths in specific services and take sales up to £20 million a year. We have a highly experienced workforce of almost 300, state of the art machinery, and the ability to offer moulded solutions using all the materials and processes required to match any client’s needs.’

MTL announces new appointment

MTL reports that, as part of its global strategy, Jamie Lumsden has moved to the position of managing director from his previous position of managing director of the company’s wholly owned subsidiary Telematic. The appointment is part of group CEO Graeme Philp’s strategy to accelerate the growth of the company in worldwide markets.

Weilburger announces new md

Weilburger has appointed David Scott to the position of managing director. Tim Rand, who founded Weilburger (UK) in 1981, will maintain an interest in the company as chairman, whilst concentrating on his main task as managing director of Weilburger Lacke Handelsgesellshaft, the international holding company of the Grebe group.