Paxton expands Board of Directors
Paxton, UK market leader of electronic access control and door entry solutions, has announced the appointment of John Williamson as Chief Technical Officer (CTO) to further strengthen the company’s thriving Research & Development team.
John will take responsibility for providing leadership to the product development team, based at Paxton’s head office in Brighton. He will advise on best practice development techniques to deliver and support product and business plans that will secure the future growth of the company.
John joins Paxton with a strong background in international product development, manufacturing and quality gained from 23 years’ experience in the technology industry. He previously held senior managerial positions at Elekta, a manufacturer of computer controlled electromechanical systems that deliver radiation for treating cancer.
Commenting on the appointment, Adam Stroud, CEO of the Paxton Group, says:
“We’re delighted to welcome John to Paxton at what is an exciting time for the company. This year we have taken our first steps into the world of building management with the preview of our building intelligence system, net10. John brings a wealth of experience to the role and we look forward to building on Paxton’s product portfolio with his assistance.”
John is looking forward to the challenges ahead and says:
“I am excited to have joined Paxton and the opportunity to lead its product development team. The company’s growth and expansion in recent years is very impressive and I feel inspired by its ambition and vision for the future. I look forward to playing an integral part in helping turn the vision into reality.”
Paxton is the UK designer and manufacturer of market leading IP access control and door entry systems, with 30 years’ experience. Based in Brighton, East Sussex, Paxton manufacture all products locally and export to over 40 countries worldwide. Paxton has become the installers’ company of choice through their efforts to offer installer focused products and services. The company continues to enjoy significant international expansion.