New operations director for Apollo Fire Detectors

Posted On 27 Mar 2017
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Apollo Fire Detectors has announced the appointment of Georgios Kastias as its new Operations Director.

Bringing a raft of experience to the role, Georgios was born and raised in Greece, before obtaining a B.Eng. in Mechanical Engineering at Heriot-Watt University, followed by an MSc from Cranfield University and, more recently, an MBA at Imperial College Business School. He joins Apollo from Danfoss, where he held the role of Operations Director, transforming the business by focusing on operational excellence and effective cultural change.

Speaking of his new role, Georgios said: “I’m delighted to be joining the Apollo leadership team.  Apollo has an excellent global reputation and I’m excited at the opportunity to apply my international operations experience to further enhance our manufacturing systems and processes through the application of lean best practice.”

Steve Brown, Managing Director EMEA at Apollo, adds: “We very much look forward to having Georgios as part of the Board.”