Global air conditioning manufacturer Airedale has strengthened its management team with the appointment of Patrick Cotton as Customer Services Manager. The appointment follows the recent promotion of Adam Yarrington, the previous holder of the post, to Product Development Director.
Patrick joined Airedale in 2009 after having completed a BEng in Mechanical Engineering from Leeds University, where he graduated with First Class Honours. He started at Airedale as a design engineer in the Product Development team, where he worked for five years, before being appointed Research Team Leader in the Research division of the R&D team in 2014.
Patrick’s new remit includes responsibility for the Applications Engineering, Contracts, Sales Order Processing, Project Engineering and Drawing Office teams. He will also head up the design of customised units for complex projects.