Based out of the UK, Stephen will be responsible for developing business in the UK and Europe with LiuGong’s global key accounts in mining and quarrying.
“We are delighted to welcome Stephen to the team, who brings with him many years of experience in the mining and quarrying industry. I am confident he will be a significant asset to our business as we step up our focus on the mining & quarry business” said Steven Ford, LGUK Operations Director.
Before joining LGUK, Stephen was regional manager at Babcock for seven years, where he was responsible for aftersales to key account quarry groups in the UK. He also served as regional plant manager for Tarmac for nine years with the responsibility of effectively running their fleet of equipment for the North of England & Scotland. Stephen started his career with Caterpillar as an apprentice before moving onto field service and then into depot management, where he was responsible for Finning’s Northern Branch operation, with particular emphasis on mines, quarries & waste.
“I’m looking forward to joining the LiuGong family and to get involved in a new area of business focus for LiuGong in Europe. I see this as a great opportunity to develop a newly created position within a familiar industry” commented Stephen.