Lytag announces new appointment

Published:  16 December, 2010

YORK: Philip West has been appointed Sector Manager for Precast and Concrete Products by Lytag, leading lightweight aggregate supplier. He will be based in York and will work across the UK and Ireland.



Mr West has worked in the construction industry for 35 years and the precast sector for 27 years, and he joins Lytag following roles including national sales manager for Bison Precast. He will apply to this position at Lytag the extensive specialist knowledge that he has gained to date.


Gareth Moores, group managing director of Lytag, comments: “Philip’s experience in the precast and concrete markets and his expert knowledge of the sectors will help us ensure that our customers continue to receive the very best service and support. This appointment presents Philip with an exciting opportunity to play an important role in the development of Lytag. He will bring a new dynamic to our business as we move from strength to strength.”


Mr West comments: “I am delighted to have joined Lytag and become a part of the team that provides innovative precast concrete solutions for projects such as Wimbledon Centre Court. I look forward to the new challenges that the position will offer, and to bringing my experience and enthusiasm to the Lytag team.”


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