Cherwell appoints Director of Sales to support continued company growth and future customer needs

Written by: Nola Cadman
Published on: 8 Dec 2020

Bicester, UK, 3rd December 2020: Cherwell Laboratories, specialist suppliers of environmental monitoring and process validation solutions for the pharmaceutical and related industries, has appointed Emma Millburn as Director of Sales, which is a new leadership role within the business. The appointment supports Cherwell’s continued commitment to further grow and strengthen the business, whilst maintaining its traditional customer service focused values which have contributed to the Company’s ongoing success.

Formerly the National Sales Manager for a Human Tissue UK distributor, Emma brings a wealth of experience in strategic planning in a highly regulated environment.  Emma will apply her skills in developing efficient sales processes to strengthen Cherwell’s Sales Team and enhance delivery of the best possible cleanroom microbiology solutions to meet the specific requirements of customers.

Andy Whittard, Managing Director of Cherwell, commented, “To meet our future growth aspirations, we identified a need for strategic planning within our sales team and therefore created a new role of Director of Sales. This new role will focus on providing the necessary direction and objective setting to allow our business to meet our targets for growth by deepening our understanding of the future needs of our customers and the market. We are delighted to welcome Emma to the team and look forward to an exciting future.”

Emma comes from a highly successful customer support and sales background, having worked for both Blue-Chip companies and family run businesses. Commenting on her new role, Emma Millburn said, “I have developed a passion for creating high performing sales teams and processes.  Having worked in many highly functioning teams in both the sales and sports medicine environment, I understand what success looks like in this area.  I look forward to a long, productive future with Cherwell, leading the sales team to deliver ambitious growth plans by deepening customer relationships and continuing to support customers’ growing environmental monitoring and validation requirements.”

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Located in Bicester, central England, Cherwell Laboratories provides standard and bespoke cleanroom microbiology solutions that help customers effectively manage their controlled environments and processes. Established for over 45 years, the company has built a strong reputation as a leading supplier of prepared microbiological media and environmental monitoring equipment, with considerable expertise within the pharmaceutical and related industries. Cherwell manufactures its extensive range of Redipor® prepared media products in its ISO9001 registered facility, and has the flexibility to respond to varying customer requirements - from routine high volume down to low volume specialist applications. In-house engineering facilities support production and the development of bespoke solutions, as well as the supply, service and calibration of its environmental air monitoring equipment solutions.

Cherwell builds strong partnerships through professional, responsive and open communication, and by delivering high quality products and a flexible and reliable service with expert support, Cherwell ultimately helps its customers to reduce risk.