Advanced expands its Middle East sales team

Advanced expands its Middle East sales team

Fire protection solutions firm Advanced has appointed Sargunan Sellamuthu as Business Development Manager, in support of its bold growth plans for the Middle East and Africa.

With experience in the engineering field, Sellamuthu worked previously for a European safety systems manufacturer.

He said: “Advanced is always good at reading market needs and responding with technically sound innovations. This partnered with the longevity of our products provides the ‘X factor’ and I’m excited to show more customers the value our products add.”

This is the second appointment for Advanced in the region, following on from Sasi Kumar being made Commercial Manager – Middle East & Africa. Kumar’s appointment kicked off Advanced’s plans to boost growth in the region.

Kumar said:  “I am delighted to welcome Sargunan to my team and continue our growth across the Middle East and Africa.

“As a company, we are committed to expanding our presence in the region, working closely alongside our existing distribution partners in Oman and South Africa, and actively seeking new relationships in the rest of the area. Sargunan’s wealth of industry experience puts us in an excellent position to grow our market share.”