Marine diesel engineering specialist Royston has appointed a new Group Sales Manager as it continues to expand and invest in developing its global operations.
Craig Butchart joins to develop new business among OEM partners and global marine fleet operators for the company’s diesel engine, parts supply, service and repair operations. He will also oversee the direct sales parts team based at the company’s head office in Newcastle upon Tyne and a Regional Sales Manager based in the UK, and work alongside the senior management team on strategic development issues.
Focusing on the offshore, marine and industrial diesel power sectors, he brings 35 years’ Oil & Gas and marine experience and expertise to the role, which will see him managing and developing key accounts and promoting enginei EFMS as a comprehensive and effective energy management solution for the marine industry.
Sarah Wade, Royston CEO, said:
We are delighted to welcome someone of Craig’s calibre to the senior management team. With his breadth of engineering knowledge, extensive marine industry sales experience and technical capabilities, he will play an important role in the long-term development of our business as customers continue to require cost effective, added value solutions.
Craig Butchart added:
Royston has a reputation for excellence and sector leadership. So, it’s an exciting time to join as the company continues to see growth and expand both in the UK and internationally. I’m also really looking forward to working closely with our engine partners and supporting their own business development plans.