Europe’s leading provider of low carbon solutions for the cement and construction industries, Ecocem has announced the appointment of Mark Till as National Sales Manager for the UK.
Mark, an employee of Ecocem GB over the past three-years, brings over 20 years of construction industry experience to his new position. Prior to joining Ecocem in 2019, Mark had extensive experience working in the admixture industry and has an in-depth knowledge of the UK concrete and cement markets.
As National Sales Manager, Mark’s role will include overseeing commercial operations across the company’s UK bases, strengthening existing customer relationships, driving the company’s success with specifications from Engineers and Architects, and cultivating high-quality future opportunities in new markets.
Commenting on his appointment Mark added, “I look forward to continuing to build Ecocem’s momentum in the UK over the past three years and tackling the various challenges and opportunities that lie ahead during this exciting period of growth for Ecocem.”
For more than 20 years, Ecocem has led the development of technology that reduces the carbon footprint of the traditional cement manufacturing process by half. It’s pipeline of technology continues to be industry leading, and the company was recently backed by Breakthrough Energy Ventures, a coalition of private investors led by Bill Gates, supporting innovations that will lead the world to net-zero emissions.
Micheál McKittrick, Managing Director of Northern Europe, commented on the appointment, “Mark has been instrumental in our success in the UK market over the past three years. As we continue to expand our low carbon innovation offerings within the UK construction industry, Mark will be at the forefront of this growth, promoting the use of Ecocem GGBS as a key contributor to low carbon development and ultimately a net zero economy. This is an exciting time for Ecocem in the UK as we work with customers to address their increasing need to reduce their carbon footprint”
The use of Ecocem’s low carbon cement products is specified on the HS2 project in the United Kingdom, with the first leg scheduled to be completed between 2029 and 2033.