Sentinel, international provider of best practice products and services for heating and hot water systems, has made a key hire at board level to support the continued, profitable growth of the company.

David Barrett has been appointed as Commercial Director and will be responsible for the strategic direction and development of Sentinel’s UK operations. He will work closely with the team to continue the promotion of the successful Vortex300 filter and other existing products within Sentinel’s portfolio, as well optimise sales of a number of significant upcoming product launches.  

Having previously held senior positions at Baxi Heating and Kingspan Environmental, David brings with him a wealth of experience from years working in the plumbing and heating industry. Commenting on his new role, he said: “Sentinel has a fantastic reputation in the industry and it’s great to be coming on board at such an exciting time for the business, with several significant new product launches imminent. From my dealings with customers in previous roles, I’ve heard nothing but positive things about Sentinel’s products and service, and I’m looking forward to playing my part in the continued success and growth of the business.”

Steve Goodwin, Chief Executive Officer at Sentinel continued: “David is joining us at a highly exciting juncture. The Vortex300 filter has continued to drive excellent sales and we have a number of exciting new products in the pipeline which are sure to make a mark on the industry. David will play a key role in optimising results for both existing and new products, and we’re delighted to have him on board as we strive to continue our impressive international growth.”