Apollo appoints new managing director for Europe
15 September 2017
APOLLO FIRE Detectors has announced the appointment of Charles Lombard as its new managing director with regional responsibility for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
With a career working in many European countries, Charles has led global businesses of increasing size and complexity based in Italy, Australia, Denmark and France. Charles was vice president of a group of businesses in his last position with ITW.
Born and raised in France, Charles holds a degree from the Grenoble School of Business, and a Master’s degree in Social Sciences from the University of Birmingham. He is fluent in French, English and Italian. Speaking about his new role, Charles said: “I am looking forward to joining the Apollo team and to working for a truly global company and leader in its field.
“Apollo can look back on a rich heritage and tradition, and I am planning to work with the team to continue building on these foundations and develop the next generations of innovative fire detection technology.”
Charles’ appointment is effective from 21st August 2017.