With the new subsidiary, S:FLEX GmbH are placing their bet on a sustainable expansion of their sales activities in the UK. Terry Hughes and Mark Wilke will be in charge of S:FLEX Mounting Systems UK Limited at the Liverpool location.
"We see the British market as one of our future core markets in Europe. Therefore, local presence through the establishment of our subsidiary is the logical step to be taken to ensure the extensive support of our existing and future customers," says Bernhard Thiesbrummel, Managing Director of S:FLEX. "We are delighted to have gained Terry Hughes and Mark Wilke, who are both experienced PV industry specialists," adds Thiesbrummel.
Rooftop systems segment on growth course in UK
The PV Strategy Roadmap of the British government provides for an increased orientation towards rooftop systems in the industrial sector. "Our customers appreciate the technical expertise and the extensive services provided by the team," says Mark Wilke. "We are confident in our ability to meet our customers' demands with our ever-growing product and service portfolio, thus significantly improving our market position," Wilke says. "In various housing association programmes, S:FLEX still are the preferred partners, and our industrial systems pipeline is growing steadily. We are currently supplying a 1.3MW project for the water suppliers United Utilities, which sees the use of our new standing seam clamp."