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Microban expands its UK team

The company extends footprint of its global team with addition of two new hires in sales, marketing.

14th June 2018

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Huntersville, NC

Clothing/​Footwear, Medical/Hygiene, Sports/​Outdoor

Pablo Perella, President of Microban International. © Microban International Microban International, a leader in antimicrobial and odour control and prevention technology, has announced the addition of Graham Harvey as built-in International Group Director; and Kimberley Cherrington as field Marketing Manager, Europe and Asia.

“Both individuals bring a wealth of knowledge and experience in sales and marketing, and I am confident they will contribute tremendously to our international teams,” said Pablo Perella, President of Microban International. “As Microban and the industry develops, it’s essential we equip ourselves with the right people in place to further enhance Microban’s position as an industry leader in the antimicrobial and odour control technology market. We could not be more thrilled to welcome them to our team.”

With more than 18 years of experience in sales, business development and commercial strategy, Harvey has worked with international companies such as Conwed Plastics, Evolution Fasteners and most recently BioCote. As built-in international group director, Harvey will work to strengthen the sales activities in Europe, Asia and South America by working closely with regional leaders and teams to develop and execute plans.

Cherrington brings more than seven years of multi-sector experience and comes from BioCote, where she served as sales and marketing manager. As field marketing manager at Microban, Cherrington is responsible for developing and executing marketing programs for the built-in business in Europe and Asia. She will play a crucial role in supporting existing customers and building the pipeline for business units in Europe and Asia, collaborating directly with business development to interface with customers and prospects.

“At Microban, we promise to redefine clean with proactive product protection that lives on. Our proactive systems keep products cleaner, and control odours better by preventing problems before they start,” the company reports.

“Microban drives innovation by combining science and creative solutions that enhance high quality consumer, textile, industrial and medical products around the world.  Today the Microban brand and technologies are featured on thousands of products worldwide. The company is headquartered in North Carolina with operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia Pacific.”

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