As part of the continuing expansion at their Newton Abbot Facility, Teignbridge Propellers have appointed Ian Moss as Operations Director. Previously Ian was with Princess Yachts International where he was responsible for the construction, testing and commissioning of all aspects their luxury motor yacht range. He brings an extensive knowledge of marine manufacturing techniques which he will use to complement the existing high standards Teignbridge are renowned for.

Ian said:

“My experience of marine manufacturing leadership, as well as a practical hands on approach, will enable me to develop and enhance Teignbridge’s existing operational processes and people. This will enable the organistion to grow and be able to meet the demands of our customers in the future. Improving cost, quality and delivery will be key strategies.”

Ian has experience of operational leadership in a number of other prestigious organisations. Having served an apprenticeship with Rolls-Royce he then moved onto Airbus Industries where he manufactured and assembled civil airliners. A seasoned practioner of lean manufacturing and ISO quality procedures he has a degree in Operations Management which included secondments in manufacturing organisations in Japan and Germany.