Clifford Friel Alpha 3 Manufacturing Limited

Friel to lead Manufacturing Organisation

4|4|2007

The appointment of Clifford Friel to head up its manufacturing organisation including CTL Manufacturing, CCS Electronics and DEM Manufacturing has been announced.

Abacus Group announces the appointment of Clifford Friel to head up its manufacturing organisation including CTL Manufacturing, CCS Electronics and DEM Manufacturing, and 2 distribution businesses; Eledis and Dubilier.  He brings over 20 years experience of leadership and operational management from AVX to the role.

“Clifford has an impressive track record and many years experience in the worldwide electronics sector, and we believe he will be a great asset to the enlarged Abacus Group,” said Martin Kent, Chief Executive, Abacus Group. “I am confident that he will provide the appropriate leadership to build and strengthen our position in value added services.”

Abacus Group´s manufacturing service companies provides a diverse customer base with a broad portfolio of added value and assembly services. These include connector assembly solutions, standard cable assemblies and electromechanical sub assembly.

Clifford Friel has been a Fellow of CIMA, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, since June 1986.