Instrumentel Limited, the Leeds-based supplier of advanced electronic systems for data acquisition from hostile environments, is pleased to announce the appointment of Darren Bishop to the post of Operations Manager.

Darren has nearly 25 years experience in the electronics industry during which he has made key contributions to a number of large and small businesses. From a background in design, Darren has a thorough understanding of engineering and manufacturing operations and has a proven track record in engineering management. A significant period of his career was spent with Pace plc where he managed multi-disciplined, multi-national engineering teams and developed his skills in project management and team leadership. As part of the Instrumentel senior management team Darren is responsible for project delivery from requirements sign-off through to customer delivery.

Dr David McGorman, CEO of Instrumentel commented, “We are very pleased to welcome someone of Darren’s calibre to the business at an exciting time in the company’s development. The addition of a full-time Operations Manager is seen as vital to continue to meet customers’ demanding expectations during this period of rapid growth. Darren will provide day to day operational support for me in my new role as CEO, allowing me to focus on driving sales of Instrumentel’s world-leading products and technology.”