Flint Group makes two new strategic appointments in its EMEA Sheetfed Sales teams

As the next step in its ongoing programme to appoint strategic key personnel in its Sheetfed business segment, Flint Group has announced two new appointments in Europe Middle East and Africa to drive the development of its sales in the folding carton and commercial print sectors.


Grant Penfield, currently Managing Director for Druckfarben UK, takes over the position of EMEA Business Director, Sheetfed Commercial.


Jim Buchanan, currently Global UV Business Development Director, takes over the position of EMEA Business Director, Sheetfed Packaging.


Messrs. Penfield and Buchanan both report to Romain Boulot, VP Sales and Global Strategy, Sheetfed, who announced the appointments. “We are delighted to welcome Grant and Jim to these two new positions which will be key to the success of our ambitious direct sales growth plans in EMEA for both Sheetfed Commercial and Sheetfed Packaging segments. These positions include overall sales responsibility for Flint Group’s sheetfed Inks, Coatings, Transfer Media and Chemicals. They will both bring improved clarity and greater focus to these areas which will help our sheetfed customers to fully understand and benefit from our unique product and service offering.”