John Leek has joined Sun Chemical as business director, publications, covering the UK and Nordic region.

He will succeed Peter Hepworth who is due to retire at the end of the year.

In announcing the appointment Sun Chemical group managing director for Northern Europe Greg Hayes said: “John is a highly experienced business leader who has worked in the printing market sector for the major part of his career.

“He has an enviable track record for being able to drive profitable sales growth and for spotting potential business opportunities despite difficult market conditions.”

Mr Leek has joined Sun Chemical after a 28 year career with Baldwin Technology Company Inc, where he has undertaken a number of lead roles within their business, including acting as the UK managing director. More at