TTI, Inc., the global distributor of Passive, Interconnect, Relay & Switch and Discrete components, has announced the appointment of Jamie Furness to the position of General Manager for the UK, Ireland and South Africa.
Furness has worked in the electronic component industry since 1994. An engineer by education, he graduated from Salford University, and has more recently completed an MBA from Leeds University. With a solid background in Technical Sales and Business Development, he has broadline distribution experience with some of the major players in the market as well as manufacturing knowledge through TE Connectivity. Most recently he worked in Business Development with a major small order catalogue specialist.
Comments Marc Winfield, Regional Vice President Sales for Northern Europe, Italy and Spain: “Jamie has a deep understanding of the component business and joins TTI with a wealth of experience covering both products and suppliers. He has a passion for customer focus, and his industry knowledge and people skills make him the ideal candidate to lead the UK, Ireland and South Africa team for TTI. I am delighted to welcome him to TTI Europe and wish him every success in his new position.”
Added Furness: ““I am very happy and excited to take on my new role as a Branch General Manager with the leading distributor of passive, interconnect, relay & switch and discrete components. The markets in the UK, Ireland and South Africa are full of new opportunities at the moment, and TTI has the products, supplier base and infrastructure to be able to satisfy our growing customer base and its diverse market applications.”