Arlington Industries Group has welcomed Gamil Magal to the Board of Arlington Automotive. Gamil will transition from an operational management role within Magal Engineering to a strategic advisory position with Arlington Automotive.
Magal Engineering was acquired by Arlington Industries Group to strengthen the thermal management capability within Arlington Automotive.
As part of an ongoing integration programme, Gamil Magal has been promoted to the board of Arlington Automotive to advise on emerging technologies, overseas commercial development and to represent Arlington Automotive within The Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders (SMMT).
Gamil’s knowledge and senior management expertise in the automotive industry, plastic injection moulded parts, thermal management systems and development in manufacturing processes, will strengthen the Arlington Automotive brand.
Customer and business partner relationships will remain strong with Gamil continuing with an active role across the Group. The ongoing strategy to integrate more complimentary businesses into Arlington Automotive will present great opportunity for customers.
Mark Franckel commented: “Group focuses in increasingly sophisticated thermal management systems and a truly integrated supply chain offer in key territories require a more dynamic board with international experience. Gamil fits this role perfectly and we are very pleased that he has accepted the position. His knowledge of the automotive industry in general and complex thermal management systems support the group’s strategy. He is a well-known and well-liked figure in the industry and that is why he will continue to represent Arlington Automotive within the SMMT.”
Gamil Magal further added: “I am honoured to be asked to join the board of Arlington Automotive. It was always my dream to build a strong and credible business which I achieved with Magal Engineering. Under the Arlington Automotive brand, Magal will continue to go from strength to strength. I am looking forward to new challenges ahead and delivering our strategy to the Automotive industry.”