Senior Management Team.
Charndeep Khattar - Marketing Director.
Charndeep started his career with Mercury Communications (Cable & Wireless) as a Graduate Engineer, progressing into Product Management and Marketing serving Residential and SME customers. He launched the first ever autodialler (Mercury Smart Socket) and project managed the National Code Change when dialling codes in the UK were changed from 0xxx to 01xxx.
Completing his CIM Diploma in Marketing on the way, in 1996 he had the opportunity to work abroad first of all in Germany then in Indonesia where he was Regional Marketing Manager in Kalimantan.
After returning to the UK in 1998, he joined a start-up Telecoms company called First Telecom as Head of Product Development in Europe. In 2001, he became an alumnus of London Business School having completed an Accelerated Development Programme in Strategy and General Management.
After 15 years in Telecoms, Charndeep moved into fast moving Manufacturing businesses, firstly as Product Manager, later promoted to Marketing Director: managing a €70m Petrol Pump business across EMEA with Gilbarco Veeder-Root, a business unit of Danaher Corp.
In 2011, joined Thermo Fisher Scientific based in Germany where he was the Director responsible for Product Management, Applications and R&D for a €50m business serving the polymer processing and Pharmaceutical drug development markets. Whilst there he grew the new Pharmaceutical segment to over €6m in 3 years due largely to developing and launching innovative new products to market and creating a positive cross-functional team ethic.