DENIOS appoints new UK Managing Director

Hazardous material storage expert DENIOS has announced the appointment of James Jenkinson as Managing Director of UK & Ireland operations.

DENIOS, a leading specialist in the supply and manufacture of hazardous material storage solutions and work safety equipment, is a wholly owned subsidiary of the German group DENIOS AG. Based at DENIOS UK’s office and manufacturing plant in Newport, Shropshire, Jenkinson will lead a growing team to capitalise on the company’s strength in the UK market and continue to diversify into new sectors.

Jenkinson brings a wealth of sales and general management experience from a career spent in manufacturing/engineering in the plastics & rubber, chemical, automotive and other industries.

Speaking about his appointment, Jenkinson said: “Fifteen years after its formation in the UK, DENIOS Ltd is at a very exciting stage in its development. We have a prominent market position, a strong management team in place, a healthy order book and extensive technical, design, engineering and supply chain support from Germany. With this background, it is clear that significant growth potential exists for the company in the UK and I look forward to leading the business through this next phase of growth.”

Benedikt Boucke, Global COO at DENIOS AG, added: “The market for DENIOS products in the UK is driven by a growing awareness of the environmental impact of industrial activities, good business practice in the protection of the workforce and a prudent management attitude towards its manufacturing operations within the regulatory framework. With its fully equipped manufacturing facility and highly experienced skills base in the UK, I am confident that DENIOS Ltd is very well placed to continue to grow through close support and advice for our customers and leading the industry with innovative solutions for the handling and storage of hazardous materials. We are pleased to make this appointment and look forward to the continued success of DENIOS Ltd in the UK.”