Ricky Sethi is LG's new training manager, UK and Nordic. He joined the company from Panasonic where he was a technical support specialist.
He will be based at the LG headquarters in Weybridge where he will be responsible for the Weybridge Training Academy but also for the new facility in Chesterfield, at the GREenergy Training Centre. He will also oversee training via distributors around the country.
Industrial refrigeration apprentice Tom Woolston of Star Refrigeration was named ACR Trainee of the Year 2018 at the annual awards ceremony at The Belfry in Sutton Coldfield.
Oliver Drury of JD Cooling was runner-up and Tom Fearon of Source BioScience highly commended.
The judges paid tribute to the high standard of entries this year and seven other finalists were also recognised. They were: Evan Minns of JD Cooling, Alex Wilson (Dunbia), Ben Wilson (Knight Engineers), Grant Leniewski (Coolbreeze), Ben Hornby (Acme Facilities Group), Daniel Warren (James Mercer Group) and Stephen Day (Culm Cooling).