As part of its growth strategy, Petainer has recruited Brett Lamont as its new Sales Director, Distribution. Based out of London, he will be responsible for maintaining and developing Petainer’s global distribution network across all products.
Lamont has over 15 years’ experience of operating in markets such as Europe, America, India, Asia and Africa, which are strategically important to Petainer, and has worked with leading global companies including Maybelline, Chanel, Estee Lauder and OKI Printers.
Most recently, he was instrumental in developing a distribution network for a specialist promotional product printing business in Sub Saharan Africa, successfully increasing their export portfolio to more than 75% of their business book order.
Announcing his appointment, Annemieke Hartman-Jemmett, Petainer’s Group Commercial Director said: “We are delighted to welcome Brett. His impressive track-record and firm grasp of managing strategic relationships with distributors and key clients will assist Petainer in driving and delivering optimal growth prospects for the business.”
Commenting on his appointment, Lamont said: “Petainer is a really exciting, dynamic business. I look forward to working with the team to develop the global distribution network and drive growth across all product categories.”
Lamont’s appointment follows other recent developments in the business, including a new app to support the market-leading petainerKeg™, and the launch of Petainer’s new online store for the rapidly growing European craft-beer and microbrewery market, www.petainershop.com.