paul-charltonBMT WBM has announced the appointment of Paul Charlton as managing director of its machinery group.

Mr Charlton has over 25 years’ experience in the mining machinery sector, having held roles at Hydramatic Engineering, Sandvik Mining & Construction, and Nepean.

The Newcastle Graduate School of Business MBA holder will meet key customer and client requirements, increase market share and develop new opportunities, BMT WBM said in an announcement.

Mr Charlton will join current BMT WBM managing director Tony McAlister as joint-managing director.

“Paul has proven business leadership and people management skills at an executive level, with the ability to lead, build & maintain an effective senior management team,” BMT regional director for Asia Pacific and the Americas Owen Harrop said.