Clarke joins PPG

PPG Refinish UK has announced Mark Clarke as the new national sales manager.

Mark has a wealth of experience having joined the refinish market over 40 years ago, working in and managing bodyshops before moving into distribution. He worked for BASF for 13yrs, starting in Technical Sales and then led BASF’s Refinish Business Development sales team.

Mark is no stranger to PPG, having joined the company in 2006 as one of the Business Development Managers and has successfully driven some of the key influencer relationships and approval programs. In his new position, Mark’s experience will help drive the delivery of exceptional value and service to our customers and will play a key role in strengthening relationships.

David Heal, market director, UK & Ireland Refinish, said, ‘Mark’s experience of our complex industry, his key relationships across the market and his leadership capability will enable us to build on the success we have had to date and further develop our commercial teams to continue to be best in class. We have no doubt that Mark will excel and succeed in his new role.’