New BDM for BG Engineering parent

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Cooper Brown Enterprises, the parent company of leading manufacturers BG Engineering, NiTEC Ltd and Pentag Gears, has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of a new Business Development Manager.

Fabio Cosenza joins the business with more than 20 years’ experience within the mechanical engineering sector. Working alongside CBE directors Marie Cooper and Chris Brown, Fabio will use his extensive knowledge and expertise to expand sales and develop the client base across the company’s portfolio.

In addition, Fabio is responsible for exploring new markets and strengthening partnerships with existing customers across BG Engineering, a leading subcontractor of precision machined components, NiTEC Ltd, one of the UK’s leading electroless nickel plating specialists and Pentag Gears, a designer and manufacturer of high quality gearing.

Fabio said: “Having three fantastic companies like BG Engineering, NiTEC and Pentag, collaborating closely together means we have a unique selling point in being able to offer complementary services and capabilities as a single provider. I am pleased to join the team and I look forward to using my skills to champion this synergy and helping the business to continue to grow.”

Marie Cooper, Director of CBE Ltd said: “We are pleased to welcome Fabio to the team. He has joined the business at a very exciting time. BG Engineering has recently secured AS9100 accreditation, the international management system standard for the Aircraft, Space and Defence (AS&D) industry and we have achieved a number of new standards in occupational health and safety, quality assurance and environmental compliance at NiTEC.”

“These accreditations will open up more opportunities for the future expansion of our businesses. With his extensive knowledge of the engineering sector, along with his enthusiasm, we are certain Fabio will be a great asset for all three businesses, their existing and new customers and for helping us to make our mark in the aerospace industry.”

Cooper Brown Enterprises (CBE), owned by Marie Cooper and Chris Brown, invested in BG Engineering in 2017. BG Engineering, which is also co-owned by Managing Director, Anthony Holmes, then acquired Pentag Gears and Oilfield Equipment in May 2018. In August 2017, CBE also acquired a controlling stake in NiTEC Engineering Ltd and Spire Laboratories.

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