YORKSHIRE-BASED ENGINEERING MANUFACTURING COMPANY APPOINTS FELLOW YORKSHIRE BUSINESSWOMAN AS NON-EXEC CHAIR
30 October 2019
Multi-award-winning Jo Haigh joins the Board of Produmax as Non-Executive Chair, a specialist high precision engineering manufacturing company that operates globally.
Jo Haigh joins the Board of Produmax to support the continued growth and assist in the Company’s vision of becoming a world-class manufacturing business and to further exploit their leading market position.
Jo will be joining the board to help them not only have a world-class business, but one that is supported by a world-class board. Jo is a highly experienced non-executive director, corporate financier and a regular presenter for prestigious organisations across the UK and Europe. Jo was named The Sunday Times NED of the Year in association with Peel Hunt and Non-Exec Director of the Year in The IoD Yorkshire and North East awards.
Founded in 1966, Produmax manufactures for the aerospace industry from its purpose-built site in Baildon, West Yorkshire. The company benefits from prestigious partnerships with organisations in the aerospace industry. Exporting over 70% of their output worldwide, Produmax are global experts in flight control components and assemblies and in the past 5 years have doubled their turnover and headcount. Their dynamic workforce and investment strategy drive their vision to be engineering superheroes.
Jo Haigh said “I am extremely excited to join the team at Produmax. There is so much potential in this business and I can’t wait to get started and help the team achieve their goals”.
Jeremy Ridyard, Managing Director said of the appointment “We are delighted that Jo is joining us and are looking forward to working on the next phase of our growth strategy together. The experience and energy that Jo brings with her will be invaluable”.