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16th April 2008

Checkmate Safety – New appointment

Market leader in fall arrest height safety equipment, Checkmate Safety is expanding its sales management team in response to high product demand.

Phil Chipperfield has been appointed Sales Manager with responsibility for managing the internal sales team and providing technical support to customers.

Phil began his career on the shop floor at Ropequip Ltd (now Certex UK) and went on to work for Costain Civil Engineering, before becoming a sales representative for Certex UK Ltd. Most recently he was employed as Technical Sales Manager for Thameside Lifting Equipment.

His new role at Checkmate will see him manage the complete sales function from initial enquiry through to after-sales service, focusing on developing strong relationships with customers to understand their requirements and find solutions.

Oliver Auston, managing partner for Checkmate Safety said “We are pleased to welcome Phil to Checkmate Safety. His extensive industry experience and strong customer service background are precisely the skills Checkmate need at this time of growth in the company business.”

Phil is a keen runner and golfer and also enjoys overseas travel with his family.