New appointments at corrosion and sealing expert

Mr Chris Winn, Chairman, Dr Keith Erskine, Deputy Chairman
Mr Chris Winn, Chairman (left), Dr Keith Erskine, Deputy Chairman (right)

On the 6th of October 2020, the board of Directors of Winn & Coales International Ltd were delighted to announce that Mr Chris Winn, the great grandson of the founder of the company has succeeded his father, Mr David Winn OBE, as the Chairman of the Group.

Chris Winn becomes the fourth Chairman of the Company since it was founded in 1883. He has extensive and broad experience within the Group and holds the position of Managing Director of Winn & Coales (Denso) Ltd and Executive Director of Winn & Coales International Ltd.

Dr Keith Erskine, the grandson of the second of the two company founders, Mr Frank B. Coales, has assumed the role of Deputy Chairman of the Group. Dr Keith Erskine brings a wealth of knowledge from his professional career to the role and holds the position of Non-Executive Director of Winn & Coales International Ltd.

Winn & Coales International Ltd remains a privately-owned family business after 137 years of trading. The company has specialised in the manufacture and supply of corrosion prevention and sealing products for over 90 years. The well-known brands of Denso™ and Premier™ offer a cost-effective and long-term solution to corrosion on submerged or exposed steel or concrete, pipes, tanks and structures.

Through their seven subsidiary companies, they are able to provide tailor made solutions to challenging corrosion problems all over the world.