Vestel UK has announced the appointment of Paul Molyneux as managing director in the UK and as the European Head of the recently formed Sharp Brand licensing programme. Paul will start with the group at the beginning of November.
Paul will have total business responsibility for Vestel UK and the Europe-wide licensing agreement that Vestel has recently secured with Sharp for its domestic appliances. He will be based in the new Vestel UK headquarters in Langley, which will also be the European head office for the licensing business.
Paul comes to Vestel with 30 years of experience in the electronics, domestic appliances and IT sectors, having gained experience with European, Chinese and Japanese manufacturers. For the last 10 years he was with Sharp Electronic Europe, initially as UK MD and in the last three years as European CEO.