Cygnet Texkimp Appoints Andy McCampbell as Operations Director

British advanced manufacturer Cygnet Texkimp has announced the appointment of Andy McCampbell as Operations Director.

Andy McCampbell joins the Cheshire-based engineering company with more than 20 years’ experience as an operations director in the field of heavy and bespoke precision engineering.

His appointment signifies an important step in the company’s continued growth and his role will include driving improvements and efficiencies in quality and supply chain management, internal communication and employee development.

Cygnet Texkimp designs and builds large-scale machines to manufacture, slit and wind high-value advanced materials including composites used to make lightweight, structural components for cars and aeroplanes, wind turbine blades and technologies for construction. The company, which is set to celebrate its 50th year in business in 2024, designs and manufactures all its technologies at its Cheshire headquarters for export to over 30 countries worldwide.

“Bringing Andy into the company will allow us to scale and grow sustainably, while maintaining the quality of our products and service and driving process efficiencies,” says Cygnet Texkimp CEO Luke Vardy.

“Andy has an impressive track record in the precision engineering industry and his people-oriented approach makes him an excellent fit for our organisation.”

Commenting on his new role, Andy McCampbell said: “Cygnet Texkimp is not only an ambitious organisation with brilliant growth prospects making waves around the world thanks to its innovative approach to engineering design, but it’s also a company with great values and a mission to genuinely engage and empower its people to achieve rewarding careers. I’m excited to play my role in the company’s continued success both as a machine builder and an employer.”