Technology company Brother has promoted Andy Forsyth, who has led its UK sales and marketing for the past three years, to sales and marketing director.

Forsyth is one of a new senior team of non-statutory directors reporting to managing director Phil Jones.

Andy Forsyth

Andy Forsyth

He joined the Manchester-headquartered company in 2011 having previously worked at Hewlett Packard, IBM and P&P.

The other employees joining the team are infrastructure and shared services director Louise Marshall, development and strategy director Dave Peters and Keith Howe, supply chain and service director.

Jones said: “This new structure signals the four major functions designed to support the business as we expand our offer to include solutions and services across our portfolio.

“We recognise that the future success of our business is very much down to the quality of talent we attract and retain, plus our relevancy with customers.”