Wisbech, Tuesday, 10 September 2019 – Anglia today announced that Malcolm Fry has been promoted to Financial Director. He will continue as Company Secretary, and has joined the Anglia Board of Directors.
Commenting, Steve Rawlins, CEO of Anglia, said, “Malcolm has been a key member of the financial team at Anglia for 14 years, helping create the strong financial foundations on which our success has been built. I am delighted that he is now leading that team, and advising the Board on the financial management of the business. Anglia’s finances are in extremely capable hands.”
Malcolm is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and joined Anglia in 1995 as Company Accountant. Since then, he has served as Financial Controller and Company Secretary. Prior to Anglia, he worked as Chief Accountant for North Norfolk District Council, Assistant Finance Director for Freebridge Community Housing and Finance Manager for Crosskeys Homes. He started his accountancy career in 1982 at a firm of accountants in private practice.
Anglia is the UK’s leading independent authorised distributor of semiconductors, optoelectronics, interconnect, and passive and electromechanical components. A signatory of the ADS SC21 programme, the company holds AS9120, ISO9001 and ISO14001 accreditations.
Technically adept, with an experienced team of staff, Anglia supports OEM and EMS companies in every sector of electronics manufacturing. Anglia’s suppliers include some of the world’s leading electronic component brands, complemented by many smaller companies with leadership in their chosen technologies.
Anglia stocks over 1 billion components from over 900,000 product lines in the UK. Components from every supplier are stocked in depth and breadth for same-day dispatch. Anglia aims to streamline logistics and reduce customers’ transaction costs through services that include KAN-BAN, EDI, and customer-dedicated inventory, while an accurate, on-time delivery performance is a vital goal for the company.
Technical support spans a sampling service that delivers over £150,000 worth of free evaluation parts each year and expert technical advice from well-trained product specialists and face-to-face guidance from field applications engineers. Both commercially and technically, management of industry legislation and component obsolescence are recognised as areas of vital importance to customers.
Anglia is driven by an ethic of ever-improving customer understanding and, as a privately owned business, aims to provide a fast, consistent and highly responsive service.
Peter van der Sluijs
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