British Ambassador Visits Precision Ceramics Stand at Hannover Messe 2013

Aug 16, 2013

British Ambassador Visits Precision Ceramics Stand At Hannover Messe 2013

The opening day of Hannover Messe 2013 in Germany on Monday 8th April witnessed the signing of a unique trade agreement between the German and British Governments, completed on the bonnet of a Union-Jack-decked Mini Cooper. Before returning to Berlin, Simon McDonald CMG, the British Ambassador to Germany (right in both photographs below) accompanied by Daniel Rutstein, Director of Trade & Investment, made an impromptu tour of UK Exhibitors in Hall 4 including Precision Ceramics where he was greeted on stand by Geoff Randle and Ben Staniforth (2nd and 3rd from left).

 

Geoff Randle

Geoff Randle (Author)

Geoff Randle, Business Director of Precision Ceramics has a distinguished career spanning over 45 years of working with technical ceramics. With experience ranging from production control and manufacturing of Oxide ceramics, to specializing in sales of lasers, scientific instruments, ballistic armor and metalizing of ceramics. Geoff’s wealth of knowledge can guide you towards the best suited technical ceramic for your application.

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