Muirhead moves to add specialists
GLASGOW-BASED Muirhead Leather, which exports to 60 countries and is the world’s largest supplier of leather to the aviation industry, has appointed Kevin Smith as a manager for the bus and coach market.
The company says his role will be “to encourage the supply of Muirhead’s low-carbon, highperformance leather to these specific sectors”.
Smith has more than 10 years’ experience in automotive and mass-transit interior trim, full hides, cut parts, sewn covers and complete seats.
Prior to joining Muirhead he had been with Grammer Seating Systems Ltd, where he had various roles within the sales team looking after both the UK and Europe.
Muirhead sales director Archie Browning said: “Kevin is a great addition to the team and his knowledge of the bus and coach market is very important for us as we are continuing to employ specialists within certain fields to further enhance the business.”