I am pleased to announce that Mr Gareth Pemberton has been appointed GCE Group Director of Innovation.
Gareth has a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from Warwick University in the UK and has extensive experience with Research, Development and Design of Equipment for use with Industrial and Medical gases. He has been working for Air Products gases for the last nine years, most recently managing new product development for the metal fabrication market on a global basis.
Working directly for the GCE CEO, Gareth’s main tasks in this role will be; to manage the Innovations and Technical teams in the GCE Group. To identify new materials, technologies, product opportunities and to provide rapid but “Sustainable Product Development “ as identified in the GCE Group long range plan during 2014.
Gareth will start his new role on the 19th May 2014 and will be based in the GCE UK office, managing the new Innovations team which will be created during 2014.
I would like to welcome Gareth into his new job in the GCE Group and wish him every success in working together with the GCE Business Area Management and Technical teams in the future.
Christophe de Fitte
19th May 2014