Jacksons Fencing has appointed a new Head of Commercial Sales
Jacksons Fencing, the UK’s leading perimeter security and access control manufacturer and supplier has a new Head of Commercial Sales.
Cris Francis took up the role in August with a view to increasing Jacksons combined commercial sales turnover. Promoted from Senior Sales Consultant, Cris has over three years of experience within the perimeter protection market at Jacksons Fencing. Overseeing the security sales division, Cris specialises in high security perimeter and hostile vehicle mitigation products, working predominantly within Critical National Infrastructure sites and utility sectors, as well as data centres and other high security sites.
‘Over the past three years we have seen our manufacturing business go from strength to strength. I am looking forward to getting to grips with this new role and am confident that I can lead its continued growth in line with the company’s expansion plans.’
Peter Jackson, CEO, added:
‘Since joining the company, Cris has made many positive contributions and has a wealth of experience, qualities and skills that are vital to assist and lead Jacksons with the projected growth over the next financial year. Cris’s appointment will also allow me the time to focus on business-wide strategic improvements from new business opportunities to international development.’
Jacksons Fencing is a family business founded in 1947 in Kent. Today, it operates from three UK locations; Ashford, Bath and Chester and employs over 240 people in the design, manufacture and installation of timber and steel fencing, gates, environmental noise barriers, bollards, automation and access control systems.
Jacksons believe that by designing and manufacturing products for a long service life and backing them with industry-leading guarantees not only offers customers lowest lifetime costs but also benefits the environment in which we live.