On March 8, Brett Paddock, President and CEO of Titanium Industries, Inc. announced the promotion of Craig Simpson to Managing Director, Europe. Paddock, who had taken on the responsibilities of CEO for Titanium Industries earlier this year, stated, “Craig has exhibited the energy, talent, and leadership skills to address the challenges of continuing to establish our European business as the market leader and maximize the synergies between Ti Industries, UK and GMT” (GMT is Titanium Industries’ wholly owned divisions located in Scandinavia and UK). “As Managing Director, Craig will be responsible for all aspects of European operations and will oversee all European facilities. This newly created position will require constant interaction with all departments and divisions to continue to take advantage of Titanium Industries’ global position and best align our company with our international partners.”
Paddock will maintain his Board of Director and Officer position with the International Titanium Association.
Titanium Industries is a global manufacturing distributor of titanium, nickel-based alloys and other metals operating with five facilities in USA, three in Europe and one each in Canada, Taiwan and India. Non-titanium metals for aerospace, medical and general industrial applications are marketed under the brand of High Performance Metal.