New role at Lucite for Keith Piggott
The Managing Director of Perspex Distribution Limited (PDL), Keith Piggott, has been appointed General Manager for the European Sheet and Composites business at parent company Lucite International.
Lucite is the largest manufacturer of cell cast acrylic sheet in the world and his new role will cover the two manufacturing sites at Darwen, Lancashire and Clairvaux, France producing Perspex acrylic widely used in the sign, print and retail sectors, and Lucite, whch is used extensively in sanitaryware markets. He will also retain his role as Managing Director at PDL.
Keith Piggott has a long and successful association with Lucite International and, in particular, with the Perspex business, having played a leading role in the creation of PDL and its subsequent growth to become a UK market leader in the provision of cast acrylic sheet. He also remains committed to overseeing its ongoing success.
As a leading figure in the plastics sector, he brings to his new role a wealth of expertise, as well as extensive experience in the acrylic sheet and plastics markets in the UK, Europe and USA.
Lucite EMEA General Manager Phil Bailey commented: “The success of Keith’s PDL team over the past 10 years has made a significant contribution to our EMEA business overall. I look forward to sharing his ethos for excellent teamwork and a shared company vision, which I know will help drive our sheet and composites business to further success in the future.”
Keith has served as President of EPDA and as a Director of IAPD.
For further information visit: www.perspex.co.uk