WP Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Nigel Attwood into the position of Group Lubricants Manager.
With more than twenty years’ experience in the lubricants industry, Nigel has an impressive track record and has worked for some of the largest operators in the market including Texaco, Fortum and Infineum where he was European Key Account Manager.
When questioned on what drew him to join WP Group, Nigel commented: “My early impressions were of an organisation with huge amounts of potential and the energy to match. It’s apparent to me that the WP Group has started on a journey to re-invent itself and capitalise on the opportunities presented by the changes happening in the UK lubricants market. That is really exciting and presents a wealth of opportunities.”
Commercial Director Darren Borras commented: “To have someone of Nigel’s calibre join WP will only strengthen the team further. Realising the 2011/2012 strategy will allow us to focus on building on our standing as a leading lubricant supplier in our chosen markets. We believe Nigel has the drive, ambition and passion to take WP Group even further.”
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The WP Group, headquartered near Southampton in Hampshire, is a leading independent distributor of fuels and lubricants, with a £160m annual turnover and employing 70 people.
Based at Wessex House, Cadland Road, Hardley, Hythe, WP offers a complete portfolio of products and bespoke service solutions across each of its eight trading divisions Industrial, Aviation, Agricultural, Heating, Automotive, Commercial, Motorsport and Marine.
WP, located by Fawley Oil Refinery, has a 50-year heritage and is the supplier and support specialist of choice to thousands of businesses.
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