Jo Burke Joins SMI to Support Growth
SMI Ltd (SMI), the leading manufacturer of pressure moulded cable systems for hostile environments, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jo Burke as Business Development Manager.
Jo has over 20 years’ sales experience, the last seven of which have been in the defence and maritime domain. Prior to joining SMI, Jo worked at Analox Military Systems, a global leader in safety gas analysers, as Key Account Manager where she was delivering bespoke technical systems to both commercial and defence clients around the world.
Jenny Shaw, Commercial Director: “I am delighted to welcome Jo to SMI. She joins us with a proven track record in safety critical systems in naval defence and a reputation as a high achiever. Her knowledge and experience will enable us to pursue new opportunities and strengthen our existing customer relationships in a decade that will see the company achieve tenfold growth.”
Speaking about her new role, Jo said, “I was aware of SMI’s reputation for ‘fit and forget’ cable systems so I’m excited to be joining this team and to have the opportunity to collaborate with design engineers from system design right through to product delivery”.
Jo joins the UK team based out of the Andover manufacturing facility.