Welding & Engineering Technologies Company, QA Weld Tech Ltd of Middlesbrough, has announced the appointment of Paul Langley to the position of Financial Director, effective immediately. Paul joined the Company six months ago as part of an ongoing plan to strengthen the management team of the 30 year old business. Previously, Paul spent 11 years at Corus, in a variety of senior finance roles covering business turnaround, financial improvement and market development. He brings a wide level of commercial and strategic experience, not only from the steel industry but also from previous roles within the Automotive, Electronics and Heavy Engineering sectors.
Regarding Paul’s appointment Managing Director, Charles Tighe said:
“We believe people are our key asset, and by identifying the right person for a key role, or developing the considerable talents that exist within the Company with ongoing training programmes , our aim is to build strength in depth. Paul’s years of experience with blue chip manufacturing businesses will further enhance our management resources and ensure we are well placed to take advantage of new opportunities in the future.”