New technical sales manager for Norton

As part of our ongoing growth plans within the automotive refinish market, Saint-Gobain has welcomed Richard Hill to the Norton Automotive team.

Richard joins as the technical sales manager for the Midlands region and will be selling and promoting the Norton range of abrasives and consumable products through both existing and new distribution partners, with a key emphasis being on developing new regions for Norton

Richard has spent the last 13 years working in various positions at an automotive distributor, Nuneaton Replacement Panels Ltd, and is perfectly placed to support distribution in developing new bodyshop business with the Norton brand.

National sales manager, Dave Thompson said, ‘We’re really excited to welcome Richard to Norton. His experience at distribution level within the refinish market and his strong understanding of what both distribution and bodyshop need is exactly what we’re looking for, especially as we continue to grow and develop our product portfolio. I am looking forward to supporting Richard with his career development at Saint-Gobain.’