Sound appointment for acoustics specialist Warwick

Warwick Acoustics has appointed Ian Harnett as a non-executive director.

He brings leading-edge expertise and high-level experience in automotive commercial negotiations, people management in organisations of scale, and a proven track record in securing and bringing on-line automotive production facilities in a range of countries.

His mix of expertise, experience and focused leadership will boost Warwick Acoustics as the company embarks on the next phase of growth in the automotive space.

Mike Grant, Warwick Acoustics CEO, said: “Ian’s stellar career – his achievements are truly remarkable – will be a rich source of inspiration, insight and acumen that we can call upon. This is an exciting time for Warwick Acoustics as we bring our technology to market. Ian’s decision to join the business is testament to the quality of the team and the disruptive potential of our proposition. We enter 2023 in great shape to capitalise on this outstanding opportunity.”

Harnett said: “It’s a great honour for me to join Warwick Acoustics at such an exciting yet pivotal time for the company. This is a pioneering tech organisation that’s on a rapid upward trajectory within the automotive space. Aligned to this growth is my career background, skillset and experience in achieving commercialisation, be that realizing important customer contracts, developing partnerships and enhancing production operations. I’m delighted that the next chapter in my automotive career will be with Warwick Acoustics.”