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Neil Sanders appointed Technical Director at F. Ball

11/3/2014

F. Ball and Co. Ltd. has appointed Neil Sanders as the company's new Technical Director, underlining F. Ball's strong commitment to research and development of new products, and the high quality technical support provided to contractors using the company's products.

A graduate in materials science with a postgraduate diploma in business administration, Neil has worked as Technical Manager for F. Ball since 2003, a role in which he was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company's technical service department, product development and quality control laboratories. Having previously worked in technical roles for Don Construction Products, manufacturers of speciality building products for the international construction market, and Fosroc International in the UK and overseas, Neil has a wealth of experience in the construction chemicals industry.

Currently acting as Chairman of the BASA Building Adhesives Working Group, Neil also sits on the CEN European Standards Committee for Building Adhesives, and the FEICA Construction Technical Working Group.

Commenting on the appointment, F. Ball Managing Director, James Igoe, said: "Neil has made an outstanding contribution to the growth of F. Ball and Co. Ltd., particularly through his work in developing new products and helping us respond to the needs of flooring contractors. I am confident that his technical skills will be invaluable to F. Ball as we continue to offer our customers the very best in product innovation."

In his spare time, Neil enjoys a wide range of hobbies, including travel, walking and supporting Luton Town Football Club.