Meet the new members of Kentecís EMEA Sales team!
Kentec are delighted to announce the appointment of Marcel Zwarthoed and Chris Matthews as members of the EMEA Sales Team working with Head of Sales - EMEA; Lee Maher.
Kentec recognised the need to expand the growing EMEA department so Marcel and Chris will work alongside Lee to support our valued partners and with developing our new business opportunities.
Marcel Zwarthoed - Business Development Manager - Europe
Marcel joined Kentec on March 1st and he is the Business Development Manager-Europe. Marcel will be responsible for managing our export activity around the European region as well as supporting our valued partners.
Marcel is resident of The Netherlands and will remain there while working for Kentec in this role. Marcel has nearly 15 years’ experience within the fire and security industry working as an Engineer and installer and was Product Manager for a large security corporation before joining Kentec.
Marcel is a long distance runner and is currently training for the Amsterdam marathon. As well as training, Marcel likes to listen to Country & Western and Rock music as well as playing guitar.
Chris Matthews - Business Development Manager - Middle East & Africa
Chris also joined Kentec on March 1st and he is the Business Development Manager - Middle East & Africa. Chris will be responsible for managing our export activity Middle East, Africa developing new business channels and supporting our valued partners.
Chris has 20 years’ experience in the fire and security industry, spending almost a decade with a specialist Fire detection manufacturer in the Middle East.
Chris is a Lego master builder! In his spare time, Chris enjoys mountain biking, DJ’ing and playing football with his children, supporting Arsenal.