Morgan Advanced Materials says that he has taken on the new role of Business Development Director with the goal of developing new market opportunities for the company’s composites and armouring capabilities.

Launched in 2013, the Composites and Defence Systems business of Morgan Advanced Materials specialises in composite systems for defence applications including vehicle armour, combat helmets and body armour, as well as EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) suits, all of which are supplied to customers worldwide.

Having held a host of managerial roles in a career spanning more than 30 years Martyn joins Morgan from Cobham Antenna Systems, where he was the Sales and Business Development Director. Prior to this, he spent more than a decade in a variety of key commercial roles at Tyco Electronics Limited. Joining the company as Senior Product Manager in 2001, he progressed through various UK and European Managerial roles, before taking on the position of Global Sales Director for the Marine sector in 2008. Martyn also holds a Masters degree in Polymer Engineering from the University of North London.