/05 May 2023
We are excited to share some important news with you about our leadership team. Our current Managing Director, David Toon, will be transitioning to the role of Chairman from 1st October 2023, and we are pleased to announce the appointment of Charlotte Clarke as our new Managing Director for the UK.
Currently serving as UK commercial director, Charlotte has overseen the transformation of Alsico’s sales operation and has been responsible for driving sustainable business growth. With over 20 years of experience within the industry, and multiple senior positions held at Alsico and leading safety workwear supplier - Arco, Charlotte will be shaping the future of Alsico UK and its performance against the business’ exciting growth plans in her new role as managing director.
Speaking on the announcement, Charlotte shared:
“I am thrilled to be furthering my career with Alsico, and stepping into a role that means as much to me personally as it does professionally. I look forward to combining my passion, commitment and experience in the sector to build upon the fantastic foundation delivered by our team, and drive our strategic vision forward.”
Gauthier Siau, CEO of Alsico Group also commented:
“I would like to congratulate Charlotte on her new appointment, the combination of her experience, culture and drive makes her an ideal fit for the role and for the next stages of our growth.”
On Charlotte’s appointment and his move into chairman, David Toon commented:
“With over 20 years of industry experience behind her, coupled with her knowledge and genuine passion for the sector, Charlotte’s appointment will hugely benefit our customers and our business. Under Charlotte’s leadership, I firmly believe the company will continue to go from strength to strength and uphold the keen focus we place on quality manufacturing and customer experience. I would like to congratulate Charlotte on her new role and wish her the best in taking Alsico to the next level.”
The business continues to demonstrate growth and industry-leading innovation with a number of strategic partnerships in recent years. We have recently announced our position as the preferred bidder on the National Healthcare Uniform Framework – and will be working with NHS trusts this year to finalise and roll out a standardised approach to clinical uniforms across England.