Expertise in: Ceramics
Tony has a Master's degree in Engineering Business Management from the University of Warwick and an HND in Ceramic Technology from Staffordshire University.
During his forty-year career in the ceramic tile industry, Tony has undertaken numerous technical roles in sourcing raw materials, factory troubleshooting and major capital equipment and technology selections in the UK, India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, China, Australia and South Africa.
In the late 1990s Tony became a UK expert in Total Productive Maintenance and introduced the systems into Johnson Tiles and lectured to post-graduate students at the University of Warwick.
Latterly, Tony took on a more general management role as Operations Director at Johnson Tiles and sat as a member of the ceramic tiles standards committee at BSI, the Executive committee of the European Ceramic Tile Manufacturers Association and as a Board member of the Tile Association.