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LB Foster

Our people make our business

As our business continues to grow, we are investing in new people to strengthen our capability and to bring new thinking and ways of doing things to our business. Alongside our new starters, we have promoted talent from within to provide the framework for the business’s expansion.

Rail Technologies, Sheffield

Mike Hull has been promoted to Business Lead for Friction Management and Track Products at the Sheffield site. Dave Harris takes up the position of Trackside Lead - European Friction Management. Dave will provide his valued technical leadership to the trackside product area.

New faces

Laura Powell joins as Sales Manager for Control & Display Solutions in Nottingham. Laura is joined in Nottingham by Hannah Rodger, who joins as Applications Engineer for Automation & Materials Handling. Hannah has a BSc in Product Design, studying Mechanical Engineering and Design Principles.

Paul Parkinson is a well-known name in the Rail Industry after spending some of his career at Telent, Siemens and Crossrail. He has now joined L.B. Foster Europe in a leading sales role looking at Cross divisional opportunities for the Rail Market. Lee Stanley joins as Project Manager for Automation & Materials Handling. Lee is a highly experienced project manager, specialising mainly in mechanical handling, steel works and Nuclear and Energy. He is joined by Andrew Farr and Ajay Kareer as Account Manager.

Ajay has a background in automation and a degree in Product Design Engineering, whilst Andrew has a long career in project management.

“It’s great to see our new colleagues settle into our sites across the UK and Europe but we haven’t finished yet. We are always looking for new talent to fill available roles across the business. My team welcome CVs as the next few years looks to be an exciting time for recruitment.”

Marilyn Coulton, Head of Human Resources, L.B. Foster Europe

Exciting times

Not only are we are sending a warm welcome to our new employees, but working hard to attract new talent to help with the business growth. Marilyn Coulton says “It’s great to see our new colleagues settle into our sites across the UK and Europe but we haven’t finished yet. We are always looking for new talent to fill available roles across the business. My team welcome CVs as the next few years looks to be an exciting time for recruitment.”

Marilyn Coulton Head of Human Resources

Recruitment

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