Alpha extends UK and Ireland team

Jade Burke

By Jade Burke

July 24th 2017 at 9:41AM
UPDATED July 24th 2017 at 12:27PM
Alpha extends UK and Ireland team

The UK arm of Alpha Group has more than doubled in size in its first six months of business.

Alpha Animation and Toys is welcoming a raft of new talent in the UK and Ireland with a series of new hires.

Lisa Cox joins the firm as senior account manager, boasting 14 years of experience in account management in a number of different industries.

Meanwhile, Kirsty Gray steps into the role of senior account manager, who has 20 years experience managing some of the largest retailers in the domestic and international markets. The firm also gained a new marketing manager in April in the form of Kerry Tarrant.

Elsewhere, experienced toy industry professional Andrew McCormick joins the Ireland operation in early August.

“Along with our most recent addition Andrew McCormick in Ireland, I’m thrilled to welcome our three new UK team members,” commented Mark Hyndman, country general manager –UK & Ireland at Alpha Animation & Toys.

“At Alpha, our ambition is to bring innovative and quality products to the market, we have a growing portfolio of properties and content for a varied demographic."