Midlands based high performance cutting tool manufacturer, Allied Maxcut (AMEC), has appointed Stefan Schwarz as European Marketing Manager, to help reinforce the company’s success and drive for continued growth across Europe and in the UK.
Stefan brings more than 20 years international marketing and sales experience to AMEC gained with a number of specialist manufacturers in the tooling, automotive, adhesives and food processing machinery sectors, working for key players including Chemence and Triplefast in the UK as well Tipper Tie in Germany.
Stefan joins AMEC from the UK Dies Group, one of Europe’s largest manufacturers of specialist tooling for fasteners, where, he was European Sales Manager. Within AMEC, Stefan is responsible for the development, planning and implementation of all strategic marketing activity as well as supporting the company’s extensive distribution network in the UK and Europe.
AMEC’s Managing Director, Rod Crawford, explained: “We have maintained our position as a key player over the past two years and grown our share of a number of markets, which has been stimulated by innovative products supported by an excellent distribution network and a dedicated sales team. With Stefan’s appointment, we’ve not only reinforced our marketing team with someone who brings detailed experience of manufacturing and tooling, but also an excellent understanding of the German market where we have been developing rapidly.”
Stefan Schwarz added: “AMEC is an incredibly dynamic business with a reputation for innovation and the ability to adapt quickly to meet new market opportunities. I’m delighted to join at such an exciting time and have the opportunity of contributing toward the future success of the business.”
Further information on Allied Maxcut can be obtained by visiting www.alliedmaxcut.com or calling 01384 400900