In its recent creation of the role of Technical Director, Latium Building Products, the controlling business of the Kestrel, BCE and Celuform brands has put technical proficiency, product development and innovation firmly at the top of its agenda. Appointed to take on this challenging role, well known PVC industry name and polymer expert, Dr. Sean Cockett is stepping up to the mark. He brings almost 20 years experience in the technical service and development of PVC materials, holding roles within Hydro Polymers, Holts Blends and Chemson. Underlining the leading roofline supplier’s commitment to next generation, environmentally friendly PVC-UE and PVC-U building products, Sean has been engaged over the last 11 years across Europe in the technical development of PVC stabilisers, specifically calcium organic.
Sean comments: “The Kestrel brand has already made great advances in leading the market by launching its next generation no lead, no tin 100% calcium organic stabilised roofline range. Within my remit as Technical Director of Latium Building Products, I will continue to develop the Kestrel and BCE brands, as well future proof the Celuform product range to help keep our customers ahead of the competition – and legislation. I am delighted to join a successful and growing business that has its eye clearly on market leadership in terms of market share, Vinyl 2010 material compliance, product development and professionalism.”