Owen Mumford appoints Sales & Marketing Director

March 13, 2014 |

Owen Mumford appoints Sales & Marketing DirectorJudith Charles has joined Owen Mumford (Oxfordshire’s Business of the Year 2013), to take up the position of Sales & Marketing Director.

Judith Charles has joined Owen Mumford (Oxfordshire’s Business of the Year 2013), to take up the position of Sales & Marketing Director.

As a member of the Executive Management Team, she will report directly to Jarl Severn, Managing Director and will be responsible for leading the Group’s sales & marketing function based at the company’s head office in Woodstock, Oxfordshire.

Judith’s career has spanned a range of disciplines including sales & business development, marketing and innovation – particularly within international markets.

Prior to her new role, she enjoyed a successful career at Firmenich, a large private, family-owned Swiss company where Judith undertook a number of different roles including Marketing Director, Global Brand Director, Vice President of Product Development and Innovation and most recently as Managing Director of the UK.

Before working for Firmenich, Judith was European Sales & Marketing Director at RP Scherer where she developed close ties and sales growth with global blue chip companies, such as Unilever, Boots and L’Oréal.

Judith said of her new appointment, “I am thrilled to join Owen Mumford because their products offer people life-changing possibilities and I’m passionate about playing my role in this particular area of healthcare.

I am especially excited by the company’s development within emerging markets and look forward to working with new teams of people in the world of specialist medical devices in both the UK and across the globe.”

Jarl Severn, Managing Director said, “We are very pleased Judith has joined us and feel certain her high calibre business knowledge will play a critical part in helping steer Owen Mumford towards its 2020 VISION.   Judith’s expertise together with her considerable international experience will contribute significantly towards developing our sales and marketing strategy, helping to put Owen Mumford in an even stronger position within this highly competitive medical sector.”