Pearl Automotive is delighted to announce the appointment of Neil Hyett as its new UK sales & marketing manager.

Neil brings with him a wealth of experience in the Automotive Aftermarket, having previously worked in a similar position with U-POL.

Neil commented: “I am extremely excited to be joining one of the leading companies in the UK Automotive Aftermarket. I will be making my contribution to build on an already established reputation for innovation in the rubber-to-metal and workshop consumables market. It’s a great opportunity.”

Steve Catling, managing director of Pearl, shares the same optimism. He explained: “It’s great to have someone of Neil’s experience joining the team. I’m sure he’ll bring new energy and ideas to the company.”

Pearl Automotive has also announced that Jade Newton-Chambers has joined the company as internal sales and development executive.

Jade will be working directly with the sales team to develop current and new business opportunities, whilst providing sales team marketing support. Jade has previously worked closely within the manufacturing and distribution industries.

Jade commented: “I’m really looking forward to the challenge and working in such an established, well-known and respected company within the Automotive Aftermarket! This is a fantastic opportunity and I hope my work and progressive ideas lead to a successful career at Pearl.”

Editors notes:

  • Pearl Automotive was founded in 1972, recently celebrating its 40th anniversary.
  • Pearl has been at its current location in Benfleet Essex for 27 years.
  • Pearl Automotive is renowned for its brands such as Wot-Nots, High Tech Parts and Pearl Consumables.

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