Sontay has announced the appointment of Mark Newton as sales director.

With over 20 years' experience, Mark joins Sontay with a wealth of knowledge in senior management roles and is skilled in developing world class sales teams. He has a strong history of holistic sales expansion, brand development and generating company growth and has held senior director level positions for a number of companies within the lighting and switchgear markets, both in the UK and internationally.

“I am delighted to be joining Sontay,” comments Mark. “The company is well-respected within the industry and from the moment I joined I could see why. They are a dedicated and passionate team with a keen desire to innovate and grow. I am looking forward to immersing myself in the new role and getting out and about to meet customers.”

“It is great to have someone with as much passion as Mark join Sontay,” comments Sandy Damm, managing director at Sontay. “Mark’s experience and knowledge of developing and growing teams makes him the ideal person to lead Sontay to thrive on the global stage. His enthusiasm and expertise will be invaluable to Sontay and we are excited to see the impact he will make.”