Posted 9th Dec 2019

Smeg UK appoints Laura Jones as Acting Head of Products

9th December 2019 - 15:04pm
Smeg, kbb, industry news

Smeg UK has announced the appointment of Laura Jones as Acting Head of Products. She will oversee all categories within the Smeg product portfolio during incumbent Lucy Dunstan’s maternity leave. Laura will focus particularly on Smeg’s extensive range cooking and built-in appliance ranges, making the most of her previous experience in these critical business areas.

Jones joins the Italian appliance giant with a wealth of industry experience, having previously held the position of product manager at Miele for eight years, before working at Le Creuset for a further four years in the same role.

In a statement, Smeg said Jones will strengthen the product team and will be instrumental in bringing new products to market and supporting its trade channels and customers identifying key product ranges, supporting new introductions and stock profiling.

Speaking of the appointment, Smeg UK Commercial Director, Jill Ashford said: “It is a great pleasure to have Laura on board. She knows our industry very well and has a wealth of knowledge she can bring to the team. We look forward to working with her.”


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