Accsys Technologies plc has appointed Laura Ladd as the new marketing manager for UK and Europe.

Ms Ladd joins Accsys Technologies from Coillte Panel Products where she was a marketing executive responsible for devising and delivering marketing and promotional strategies for the UK, Irish and European markets.

Ms Ladd has a degree in European Business from Buckinghamshire Chilterns Business School and the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce in Saint-Etienne, France. She has also completed the Institute of Wood Science foundation course.

She began her career at Weyerhaeuser Europe Ltd as an internal sales assistant for Medite MDF before joining Coillte Panel Products’ marketing department in 2007.

“Laura brings over eight years of market experience to the company and is deeply knowledgeable about the timber industry,” said Accsys Technologies head of marketing, Bryan Crennell. “Her appointment will strengthen our ability to serve both our current customers and further spread the word of our innovative technology. We are delighted that she has joined us at this very exciting time, we look forward to her driving forward the company’s development.”