GDHA appoints OEM sales manager

18 Jul, 14

Tristan Edwards joins the company from Coolectric

Glen Dimplex Home Appliances (GDHA), which has recently benefitted from a £3m Regional Growth Fund, has appointed Tristan Edwards as business development and OEM sales manager.

He joins the company from Coolectric, the UK importer for German refrigeration brand Liebherr, where he spent more than four years. Prior to this he worked at Turkish OEM manufacturer Vestel.

At GDHA, Edwards will be responsible for the continued development of the company’s OEM business and for exploring additional opportunities with new customers for all the business’s brands.

He will report to sales and marketing director David Garden, who commented on Edward’s appointment: “This is a key area for us to expand our business into new customers within the distribution and OEM channels, as well as trade merchants and larger independents. As well as managing current OEM clients, Tristan’s role will incorporate identifying, evaluating and developing new, incremental business in these areas and we are delighted to welcome him to the team.”