New MD for Anopol South Ltd
Anopol is excited to announce the appointment of Rob Plimbley as Managing Director of Anopol South Ltd. Rob is an accomplished strategic sales leader with a wealth of experience across national and international markets in addition to extensive engineering, manufacturing, operational and supply chain knowledge.
The company has operations in Bordon, Hampshire and Birmingham, West Midlands specialising in electropolishing and chemical surface treatment processes.
He said: “I’m so pleased and privileged to have been asked to lead a business which has been No.1 in its field for over 50 years. It supports a diverse range of sectors and a fantastic client base, all supported by an experienced team that helps each other and truly understands our clients and their requirements.
In my early career, I started with General Electric as an apprentice engineer, specialising in mechanical engineering. I worked in a factory with over 3000 employees, representing a wide range of engineering disciplines. My experience there covered Electroplating, Pickling, Zinc & Nickel plating and Barrel plating to name a few. Moving to Anopol feels like coming home. It’s a business I am very passionate about, with strong growth foundations. I look forward to supporting Anopol’s growth program, driving engagement and driving innovation further solidifying its position as a market leader.”
David Cass, Managing Director of Anopol Birmingham said: “I’d like to warmly welcome Rob to our company. He will be an invaluable asset to us. We have full confidence that Rob will drive the business to even more success and look forward to the next exciting chapter. I’ve known Rob for a number of years, and the experience he brings to the company both commercially and operationally is an exciting addition for us. As an exceptional customer service, innovation, and partnership expert, he is passionate about leveraging these elements to widen, diversify, and drive growth.”
Anopol is the UK’s market leader in electropolishing and chemical surface treatment processes supplying many sectors from automotive to medical. Anopol operates from ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 accredited facilities with extensive experience in electropolishing, pickling, passivation and other surface treatment processes for stainless steel.
Anopol South Ltd