AJN Steelstock Limited, one of the UK’s leading steel stockholders, which has processing sites in Newmarket, Suffolk and Henstridge, Somerset, has announced the appointment of Lee Olson as Purchasing Director with immediate effect.
With over 22 years’ experience within the steel industry, Lee, who joined AJN Steelstock in 2007, will add further depth and knowledge to its operating board and will help drive the business forward as it continues with its rapid growth and expansion plans.
As a member of the board, Lee, whose previous roles include UK Sales Agent for ArcelorMittal, will be responsible for maintaining strategic relationships with steel manufacturers and developing business strategies to enhance the supply chain management process for the benefit of AJN’s customers and partners.
Courtney Bell, AJN Steelstock’s Finance Director, comments, “I’m delighted to welcome Lee to the operating board. His in-depth knowledge and experience within the industry, coupled with his strong relationships with the mills, will prove invaluable as we continue to grow and expand the business.
“The company continues to go from strength to strength and Lee will be a great addition to the leadership team as we enter another period of exciting times within the company.”
Employing over 400 people across its Newmarket and Henstridge sites, AJN Steelstock has seen its sales and turnover increase year-on-year for the last 16 years.
In addition to its comprehensive range of steel products, AJN Steelstock also provides full in-house processing and finishing services including saw cutting, drilling, shot-blasting and painting, and laser and high def plasma profiling.