Nov. 6, 2018 (Oakham) – ( ), for professionals since 1857, and have named Robert Davidson as managing director. This position plays a crucial role in the company’s cross-departmental functionality and productivity.
As managing director, Robert will be responsible for defining and executing CBS Products’ business strategy, both day-to-day and long-term. He will also be responsible for all functional departments and the overall success of CBS Products.
“I have full confidence that Robert’s previous experiences and leadership capabilities will guide CBS Products towards ongoing success,” says Kurt Owen, heavy infrastructure business unit general manager at Klein Tools. “His ability to effectively communicate and motivate others will help our teams work together efficiently and overall, drive company growth.”
Robert comes to CBS Products with over 20 years of extensive managing director experience. In a previous position at McCue Corporation, Robert developed many multi-year contracts with a variety of retailers and led the development of a new distribution center product range. His prior roles, including those at alimex UK Precision in Aluminum, AP Elastomers, McKechnie Vehicle Components and others, prove that his innovative strategies have promoted business and sales growth.
Robert holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Newcastle University and a Master of Science degree from Loughborough University.
About Klein Tools
Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the No. 1 choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople. For more information, visit .
About CBS Products (KT), Ltd.
CBS Products (KT), Ltd. is a leading provider of specialized equipment solutions for the construction of power transmission lines and telecommunications networks around the world. Established in 1971 in Oakham, East Midlands, England, the company began to design and manufacture cable jointing equipment and gradually diversified into equipment for the power transmission and telecommunications industry. For more information, visit .
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