Nearly a year on at EPM Composites Limited

What an eleven months it has been, since December 2017 when EPM Composites Limited was registered and became part of a2e Industries, giving EPM the stability to make bold strategic decisions. The first of which was for the business to refocus mainly on Motorsport and Niche Vehicles.  Furthermore, EPMs core value was extended to providing honest communications to our customers and stakeholders. Accurate communications and direct market focus has turned out to be the key factors which has enabled the company to success.

EPM has seen strong growth in their customer base since the company registered. Having regained the trust of old and new customers by delivering exceptional quality components to customers on time.  There is now a strong and sustainable platform of Key Accounts to increase sales over the coming months and years.  The continuing support will allow the business to grow their management and business infrastructure as required in the future.

Lee Hickling, Managing Director said “I am very happy with how the company is moving forward and we as a team have delivered every promise we set out too at the beginning of the year. Communication has been a vital role for business growth which is a must within the composite industry.”

We would like to thank all our customers, suppliers and other stakeholders for their business and support. The now established management team are supporting Lee to drive the business forward into 2019, we look forward to working with you all more in the future.

Amin Amiri, the Founder and CEO of a2e Industries commented: “EPM facilities/capabilities are in the top tier in Europe and we are pleased with the progressive improvement in customer gains and satisfaction. EPM is assured of our continued support and is looking forward to a stable but exciting future.”

Bennetts British Superbike Championship – Race 1

The opening of the Bennetts British Superbike Championship race was held at Donington Park on Sunday 1 April 2018. Bradley Ray road to victory after holding onto an early lead, taking his first British Superbike win of the season.

Bennetts British Superbike Championship, Donington Park, Race 1 results:

  1. Bradley Ray (Buildbase Suzuki)
  2. Shane Byrne (Be Wiser Ducati) +0.383s
  3. James Ellison (Anvil Hire TAG Yamaha) +0.721s
  4. Dan Linfoot (Honda Racing) +3.174s
  5. Luke Mossey (JG Speedfit Kawasaki) +4.430s
  6. Glenn Irwin (Be Wiser Ducati) +4.671s
  7. Jason O’Halloran (Honda Racing) +6.191s
  8. Peter Hickman (Smiths Racing BMW) +8.822s
  9. Leon Haslam (JG Speedfit Kawasaki) +13.792s
  10. Michael Laverty (Tyco BMW) +14.224s

EPM Composites Limited appoints new Head of Business Development

EPM Composites Limited, a member of the as.g Group, has appointed Matt Charlton as Head of Business Development, sitting on the management team with responsibility for leading the company’s drive for further growth for their sales capability within the composite industry.

Matt has been appointed as Head of Business Development for the company. Having spent his career within the composite sector spanning across automotive and motorsport.

Commenting on his new appointment Matt said: “With a new strong operational strategy built on existing expertise and talent, EPM Composites is ideally positioned for sustainable growth. I am excited to be part of the new management team and look forward to developing the current customer base, expanding in our core target market of Motorsport and developing additional business in Automotive and composite based Special Projects.”

Lee Hickling, Managing Director said “”I look forward to working with Matt drawing together our impressive array of capabilities and experience across EPM, it is an exciting time in the composite industry and our breadth of expertise, combined with our ongoing drive for success will propel the company forward in 2018.”

Prior to joining EPM Composites, Matt was Sales Manager for URT Group Limited (Composites). URT Group designs, machines and manufactures a wide range of composite components, large and small, for clients in a variety of services. Also previously working for Airtech, Luxembourg a manufacturer and supplier of vacuum bagging, composite tooling and resin infusion processing materials as their General Composite Business Manager – Europe.

 

 

For more information:                                                    lisa.tester@epmcomposites.com
Lisa Tester

 

Notes to editors:

EPM Composites Limited (www.epmcomposites.com) is one of the UK’s engineering company’s specialising in carbon fibre components based in Derby employing over 60 employees. We serve the advanced engineering sectors and give our clients the edge that helps them to become the world leaders in their field. EPM Composites Limited supplies to five different sectors Automotive, Motorsport, Aerospace, Defence and Bespoke. You can view EPM’s recent projects on our website.