Phil Hartley will manage and develop relationships with leading UK retailers.
Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services UK has announced the appointment of Phil Hartley as business development manager.
He brings with him 15 years of experience in the toy and consumer products industry, having held roles in business development, buying, sourcing and product development positions, working for both brands and importing firms.
“I am very excited to be joining a dynamic and growing group such as Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services,” said Hartley.
“I am looking forward to working in partnership with our UK retail clients and to support them in achieving their goals in termsof product safety, compliance and quality. I believe Bureau Veritas benefits indeed from a strong and innovative portfolio of supply chain risk management solutions that are answering the current needs of the retail market.”
Jonathon Thackray, UK Managing Director added: “We are delighted to be reinforcing our sales and business development team with a person like Phil who has a really good understanding of how products are developed and sourced.
“His appointment will help us continue to provide a high level of service and expertise to our retail clients and to support their business in these challenging times.”