Heason Technology’s customer-focussed technical sales support for motion control equipment and automation systems integration continues to expand with the appointment of Ash Chury as its new UK and Europe Sales Manager. One of Ash’s main objectives is to further develop the engineer-to-engineer assistance advantage that has helped to drive the Company’s consistent growth in recent years.
Ash joins Heason with more than 25 years’ experience in national and international technical sales management for engineering in automation systems and motion control with a résumé that embraces customer and project-level involvement as well as strategic business development. His educational background in industrial measurement and control engineering has provided an excellent grounding for senior roles in sales management. This includes several years with Festo as a Systems Consultant for its high-technology electronic and electro-mechanical automation systems products division and, more recently, for over 11 years at Danaher Corporation where he was the Sales Director for Northern Europe with Thomson Linear – a major distribution partner for Heason Technology – as well as Regional Sales Manager for the Middle East and Asia with Danaher’s ELE International Division.
In addition to customer-facing work and close association with Heason’s design and production engineers for applications systems, Ash is also responsible for recruiting, managing and developing the motion specialists’ internal and external sales team as well as planning and directing sales strategy – with the objective to grow the business through capable and close technical support for OEMs, end users and research institutes alike.
Jon Howard – Heason Technology’s Managing Director says: “Ash Chury’s proven track record in engineering solution sales management and business development will contribute greatly to the expertise, customer support and value-add service that will underpin Heason’s continued success. In particular, Ash’s experience in automation and motion control application solutions will be of great benefit to our customers, and will help us to continue to provide the highest-quality motion systems and components that offer the best performance at the most competitive prices.”
For further information about Heason’s motion control equipment and automation systems or the new UK and Europe Sales Manager appointment, please visit www.heason.com.