Northern Industrial appoints Riccardo Puddu

Northern Industrial has appointed Riccardo Puddu as an Italian-speaking account manager.

Blackburn-based Northern Industrial is a multi-award-winning provider of new, reconditioned and obsolete parts and repair services, exporting to 146 countries.

With a degree in Economics and Business Management from University of Cagliari, Riccardo’s role will be to help customers across the globe source the right parts and repairs to keep their businesses up and running.

Riccardo said: “I’m really excited to be joining Northern Industrial. Businesses across the world rely on us to help them avoid expensive downtime during stressful breakdown situations.

“As the world economy recovers, the last thing anyone wants is downtime, which has been estimated to cost businesses on average £200,000 an hour even in normal times.

“We help keep businesses worldwide running, sourcing spare parts from over 1,350 manufacturers, covering over 200,000 part numbers, and holding approximately £10m in stock. We also recently launched a ground-breaking new service called SparesVault™ as a way to help businesses keep downtime to an absolute minimum with a subscription-based spares and repairs service.”

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