Acorn Industrial Services Ltd, part of Axel Johnson International’s business group Power Transmission Solutions, has appointed Gavin Stacey, currently Sales Director, to take over the position as Managing Director of Acorn Industrial Services Ltd from January 1st 2022.

This follows from existing Managing Director, Martin Povey, who will remain as Managing Director of Acorn Group, including Acorn Industrial Services Ltd, Gerald Summers, Town & County Engineering Services, Bearing Station and RW Bearings.

On his appointment, Gavin commented: “I am very excited with my new appointment as MD, I look forward to leading the business and shaping it’s very promising future.”

Gavin has over 26 years’ service with Acorn and has served in a variety of roles, the last 3 years as Sales Director. His track record, industry experience and leadership will be invaluable in guiding the company forward. The move to promote Gavin into this role follows the company strategy of promoting from within the business wherever possible and practical.

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