Skyjack Names Simon Cracknell Business Development Director - Asia

Skyjack announces the appointment of Simon Cracknell as business development director – Asia.

Reportng to Charlie Patterson, managing director for the region, Cracknell has over 25 years of experience in the construction equipment sector and has spent over eight years in the aerial work platform business in general manager and senior director roles in the UK, Northern Europe and South East Asia. He will lead Skyjack's sales and marketing efforts in the region.

“Global expansion is an important part of Skyjack's growth plans," Brad Boehler, president of Skyjack, comments. "We are buoyed by recent successes in Australia and Brazil and welcome Simon as a great asset to the Skyjack team driving growth in the Asia region.”

Charlie Patterson adds, “Skyjack enjoys a positive reputation in key areas across the region and we look forward to bringing our message of having simple reliable products to the rest of the market. I'm sure Simon will build on that and show that we are a company that is easy to do business with.”

Simon’s education includes the study of mechanical and production engineering at the University of Wolverhampton, together with business administration and management at the Cranfield University - School of Management, both in the United Kingdom.