Proclad Group Appoint New Managing Director for UK Operations

Proclad has appointed Alessandro Rottach as Managing Director for its UK and European operations as it looks to strengthen its position in the market and embark upon a new strategic growth plan.

Alessandro brings extensive experience in the global engineering sector having been Managing Director of United Cast Bar Group, Europe’s leading foundries and suppliers of cast iron bars with 8 owned distribution warehouses from Spain to Sweden and also part of Proclad Group.

The appointment underlines Proclad’s commitment to investing in its UK operations which incorporates a number of Fife-based companies including FTV Proclad International, Proclad Induction Bending, Proclad International Forging, Proclad Heat Treatment, Dawson Downie Lamont and Innovative Tooling Solutions.

Alessandro commented, “Proclad’s UK operations have a fantastic reputation in the global oil and gas sector and with the new challenges presented in today’s economy, I believe we are perfectly positioned to deliver incredible benefits to our customers.”

He continued, “Our ability to deliver multiple solutions from materials supply to induction bending to heat treatment and precision machining, all in-house, is quite unique and I am looking forward to working with the Proclad team to create something truly exciting.”