Lisa comes to us having been the Quality Manager at Galxc a manufacturer of air cooling systems. Her experience in running quality systems will be vitally important to the business and we look forward to her helping us.
We have great pleasure in announcing the appointment of our new Chairman, Ian Williams.
Ian has joined Elumin8 after a 27 year career in Corporate Finance where he specialised in mergers and acquisitions within the Automotive sector. He brings with him not just a wealth of knowledge in terms of strategy and business growth; he also has a unique insight in to the Automotive industry and more importantly it’s future direction. Having worked at various institutions that include Forsters, BNP Baribas, Jefferies, ABN Amro, Schroders and Barings; he has been at the forefront of some of the biggest movements in the sector. Most recently he was a key player in the 2015 Ferrari IPO which raised over $4billion for Fiat Chrysler.
“We are really delighted to have Ian on-board and he has already made a difference in terms of our future growth strategy. He brings unparalleled financial understanding, sector knowledge and the ability to look at the business from the outside in.” Said Simon Parkes, Director of Elumin8. Ian has been given the task of the business’s growth strategy which includes developing and implementing the 10 year plan.
In December 2015 we began the process to obtain ISO 9001:2008 certification. After working closely with suppliers and customers over the last few months to refine and improve processes; we recently passed our audit on 24th March 2016.
The scope of our certification is for “The Design, Development, Manufacture & Supply of Specialist Lighting Products & The Supply of Bespoke Manufactured Parts”
Our certification is the first in a series of bold steps we are taking as part of an ambitious growth plan. This includes the appointment of key personnel both in the UK and oversees, partnering with several specialist manufacturers and engaging with OEMs directly to become a tier 1 supplier. Many of these announcements will be made in the coming weeks and months.
We would like to thank suppliers, partners and customers who assisted us with this and continue to value their support.