Texecom has announced the appointment of Michael Stembridge (pictured) as Technical Director. Stembridge joins Texecom from sister Halma company Avire, a global manufacturer of safety, display and monitoring solutions for elevators, where he held the role of Global Technical Director.
Stembridge has previously held roles with Imtech Traffic and Infra (Divisional R&D Director and UK Engineering Director roles), Racal Acoustics (Head of Engineering and Engineering Programme Manager) and Ultra Electronics (PMES). He holds a first class honours degree in electronic engineering from Bolton University.
Commenting on Stembridge’s appointment, Jim Ludwig, Texecom’s Managing Director, stated, ‘Michael is a great addition to our team, at an important juncture in our history as the types of products and technologies we are developing are changing more rapidly than ever before. Together with his technical skills Michael brings a global mind-set and a wealth of experience, which will help us to deliver innovative new products and solutions to our customers around the world.’
Texecom has additionally announced the appointment of Mark Douglas as Sales Director. Douglas joins from Pareto Law, where he was responsible for development and delivery of a range of sales training and development programmes. Prior to Pareto, Douglas held senior Sales Director roles with HRS UK, American Express and the UK Post Office.He has a degree in Economics from Liverpool University.