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    Paul Jones – Chief Executive

    Paul is the successor to Rowan Egan as Chief Executive for Northern Automotive Alliance. Paul graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and has over 30 years of experience working in the North West’s automotive industry. He commenced full time employment with Greater Manchester Buses as an Assistant Engineer in the […]

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    Matthew Kershaw – Board Member

    Matthew became associated with the NAA whilst he was the Managing Director of Setco Automotive (UK) Ltd., a premium manufacturer of clutch components for the commercial vehicle market.  During his time at the company, Matthew lead the diversification of the company’s product offering, teaming up with other NAA members in order to promote their products […]

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    Wes Jacklin – Chairman

    Wes joined McLaren in July 2018 as Plant Director MCTC to lead the transition of in-house composite monocell production from the development phase to full industrialisation at the new Sheffield site.  This involves the recruitment and training of more than 200 skilled employees, installation of facilities and capital equipment and the development of several new […]

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    Steve Williams – NAA Director

    Steve Williams is Managing Director of Force Technology Ltd based in Lancashire. Force Technology is a new and innovative manufacturer of precision compression springs, principally for high risk and critical quality applications. The company was created by Steve and his business partner in 2015 after they had spent the previous 19 years building a leading […]

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