13 February 2023
British manufacturer expands team.
BRITISH food processing equipment manufacturer Fabcon Food Systems (FFS) has made several new appointments and promotions.
The Norwich company, which manufactures and installs handling and processing equipment for the snacks sector, has bolstered its engineering, sales, logistics and management teams.
Andrew Peek, who co-founded the Norwich-based firm in 2015 with Managing Director Trevor Howard, has become Operations Director and adds research and design to his engineering, technical and design portfolio, while Luke Cossey has been promoted from Senior Design Engineer to Engineering Manager.
James Bradford has become Production Manager, moving from his role as Supervisor and Compliance Officer while Jakub Bak joins as a Mechanical Design Engineer, with Nick Kittle is the new Controls Engineer, following many years working as a sub-contractor for FFS.
The Fabcon sales department has also been expanded as Adam Harvey joins the team as a Sales Engineer.
Jim Ayre joins as Parts and Logistics Coordinator, while Kevin Wrathall has been appointed as Project Manager on a contract basis and will coordinate a variety of UK and global build and installation projects.
Trevor Howard, Managing Director of Fabcon Food Systems said: “We are in a hugely busy but exciting period of growth with orders for our British-built machinery coming in from across the world. This means we need more specialists but also an improved management structure."
Founded in 2015, Fabcon Food Systems manufacture, supplies and installs handling and processing equipment for the food industry in the UK, mainland Europe, the Middle East, Australia and Africa.