Welcome Richard Salliss as Sales Director

Keit is pleased to announce the addition of Richard Salliss as the new Sales Director.  Richard joins Keit with a solid career in advanced process automation and chemical engineering.  Most recently at Honeywell Process Solutions, Richard has successfully led several sales and consulting teams offering value-added solutions and systems to manufacturers in the Petrochemical, Oil and Gas, Refining, Food and Beverage, Mining and Pulp and Paper sectors.  Previous to that, Richard has an established technical background as a process automation engineer with ABB and chemical engineer both in pharmaceutical and chemical manufacturers including Fisons Pharmaceuticals, Rohm & Haas UK, and Boots Chemicals. With a specialty in the design, implementation and commissioning of advanced process control applications, he has a demonstrated background in solution-based sales combined with scientific and technical expertise.

At Keit, Richard will be leading sales across the key markets in the UK and Europe along with selected territories outside North America. He will be responsible for managing and expanding target markets for Keit’s rugged IRmadillo FTIR spectrometer by offering our customers a powerful option for real-time process analysis.  He is a Chartered Engineer and Member of the Institution of Chemical Engineers with a degree in Chemical Engineering from Loughborough University and an MSc in Process Automation from Newcastle University. We believe Richard brings valuable experience and capabilities that will benefit our customers and all our stakeholders. 

Welcome Richard to the Keit team.  Meet up with him at several of our upcoming conferences.  He will be attending APACT 2019 (30 April – 2 May, Chester, UK) and PEFTEC 2019 (5-8 May, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Keit Stand #68).

Contact us to set up a time to meet.

About Keit Spectrometers

Keit Spectrometers provides rugged technology for real-time, in-line process analysis of liquids with the IRmadillo FTIR Spectrometer.  Keit spun out of the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL) in Oxfordshire, England, and provides global clients with an in situ solution for industrial process monitoring.  The IRmadillo’s rugged design enables manufacturing industries to make faster production decisions for reduced waste and better resource management.