Heye International has recruited Patrick Battersby to its team.

Mr Battersby has more than 25 years experience in the glass container industry and has joined Heye to support its North American customers.

Following his academic studies, Mr. Battersby proved his core competencies including project management and performance improvement throughout his career.

Mr. Battersby will focus his strengths on domestically consulting and supporting glass plants in the US and Canada.

As part of the Heye team, he will build strong business relationships for mutually beneficial cooperation.

With his expert service and consultancy work Mr. Battersby will deliver specialist knowledge to improve production efficiency, Heye said.