Eclipse Magnetics is part of the Spear and Jackson Group of companies, a global business made up of eight operating companies specialising in tools, magnetic technology and precision measurement. Smith’s role at Eclipse Magnetics will mean involvement across the Industrial, Catalogue, Foreign Body Removal and Filtration areas of the business, which includes a diverse product range operating in many industries.

Deputy MD for Eclipse Magnetics, Steve McAllorum, said: “We are delighted to welcome Dave to Eclipse Magnetics. During his most recent time at one of the other group companies, he contributed significantly to the sales strategy, both in the UK and overseas; manging accounts, delivering sales and supporting people to achieve excellent results. He is therefore, a great addition to the sales team, with good transferable skills. We have no doubt that he will be a key asset to the business, especially during these very challenging times.”

With a HNC in mechanical engineering, a strong technical background and proven people and budget management involvement, Smith has over 20 years’ sales experience both in the UK and overseas.