David Heal joins Refinish business

PPG Industries UK has announced the appointment of David Heal as the new market director UK and Ireland.

David moves into refinish from the role of regional protective coatings director for Western Europe where he successfully drove and led strategic growth in the protective coatings business.

Jérôme Zamblera, general manager Refinish EMEA said, ‘I am pleased to announce the appointment of David Heal as the PPG Refinish UK & Ireland market director. David’s previous success within his role as regional protective coatings director will serve him well for his future challenge of leading the Refinish business within his new position, as market director. I am excited for the fresh perspective that David will provide and I am sure that his leadership will ensure PPG continue to be successful in the future.’

David said, ‘I am extremely excited to be joining our successful refinish business in the UK & Ireland. PPG Refinish has built great foundations and a market leading value proposition that we can continue to grow on.

‘It is critical that we put our customers at the centre of everything we do and continue to deliver innovation and excellence in every aspect. I really look forward to immersing myself in this business, getting out and meeting as many of our key customers and clients as possible and ensuing we meet our strategic vision to be our customers first choice every time.’