Adrian Austin appointed to head Draka multimedia and specials sales
Prysmian Group has appointed Adrian Austin as sales manager for its Draka brand Multimedia & Specials (MMS) products and systems within the UK and Ireland.Adrian has been with Prysmian for over 20 years and has widespread national and pan European experience in the telecommunications and data communications sectors – especially in key account sales management, product development and marketing, and strategic business planning.
‘This year will see the Draka MMS Business harnessing the full potential of our combined businesses,’ Adrian said. ‘We will focus on innovative, complete end-to-end passive systems embracing the strengths of the entire Group from Sirocco blown fibre solutions, OAsys fibre management – including optical distribution frames, optical splice and patchpanels, MDU solutions, fibre termination boxes and building flexibility points – through to Draka UC Connect warrantied data cabling solutions.
‘I believe we are in a unique position of strength in the industry given our diversity of product range, design engineering and manufacturing expertise and capability, all reinforced with the global resources and financial stability of the Prysmian Group.’