Staying ahead of the curve is a top priority for PCL’s newly appointed Head of Engineering and Product Development
New Head Of Engineering & Product Development For PCL
After undergoing an in-depth induction at the pneumatic expert’s Sheffield-based HQ, Stephen Redfern is ready to inject a progressive new energy into PCL.
Redfern said; “I will be updating processes and looking at product innovation and speed to market across the entire portfolio; bringing all products up to date with new technologies and researching future technology and market trends. My goal is to drive innovation forward to further establish PCL as the technology leader in this industry.”
As a senior leader with an excellent track record in product development and design for manufacture for the likes of Dyson, Mamas and Papas and Thetford Ltd., Redfern’s forward-thinking approach and technical capability are set to bring enormous benefit to PCL’s partners and customers. His focus on progressive project management always places the end user at the forefront of the development process.
PCL’s Managing Director Lee Wright said; “Stephen has the exact customer-centric focus we look for, and we are delighted to introduce him to the team. He brings an enormous wealth of knowledge in R&D, engineering and product development processes, along with extensive experience in portfolio and people management. He is the ideal fit for the PCL culture of continuous development and innovation, and we are excited to see where his expertise will take us.”
Redfern added; “The induction has been really welcoming; PCL has such a positive atmosphere. It has that small company feel but with none of the restrictions and the factory is a fantastic facility. Everybody is excited and motivated about change and what we can do. PCL has excellent potential for the future and I am thrilled to be leading the team driving development forward.”