Lontra has added four new staff, as the clean-tech start up expands to fulfil customer projects.
Senior Design Engineer Nigel Moseley strengthens the engineering team, joining from Gardner Denver, where he was Design Project Manager within long established Bellis and Morcom. He has a long track record in designing and developing large industrial compressors, and joins Lontra to lead work on water industry compressors. He had previously created the R&D team at Hoebinger Rings and Packings, and worked at Peter Brotherhood on industrial air compressors. Design Engineer Emily McNee joins from Assystem UK, where she worked on designs for gas turbines for industrial and aerospace customers, following her Mechnical Engineering degree at Bath University.
David Stirling has joined the company has Finance Director and Company Secretary. David is also Finance Director of fast growing start-up eSpares. He has developed a series of technology companies in his career, securing £21m investment in Aim listed telecoms provider Brightview plc before selling the business in 2007. He was previously FD of digital printing company Lontec Group and FD of AIM listed Surgical Innovations Group plc. He started his career at Coopers & Lybrand. He works with experienced Management Accountant/General Administrator Christine Hassall, who runs the office day to day following similar roles in industrial and technology companies.