Significant promotion heralds major commitment to quality management, health & safety and environment at Sherwood Stainless and Aluminium

June 2023 – Wolverhampton, UK

Sherwood Stainless and Aluminium, a prominent manufacturer of bespoke stainless steel and aluminium products, has bolstered it’s commitment to quality management, health and safety and environment with a significant group-wide promotion.

In addition to recently publishing the Sherwood Group Sustainability Strategy, the group is pleased to announce the promotion of Helen Shotton as Group Head of Quality, Health, Safety & Environment across its entire operation.

This appointment underscores Sherwood’s commitment to delivering superior QHSE and sustainability throughout its network. 

By appointing a senior-level leader dedicated to QHSE, the company seeks to enhance standards at each site within the Sherwood Group.

Helen, a seasoned professional in the quality management field with over 35 years’ experience, will be responsible for implementing and overseeing processes and procedures across all of Sherwood’s manufacturing sites, with the ultimate aim of driving continuous improvements and ensuring adherence to the highest standards in line with ISO9001, ISO14001 & ISO45001.

ISO900, ISO14001 & ISO45001 are internationally recognised standards for management systems that set out the criteria for management system’s and their processes.

Focus on quality management and HSE

“I am thrilled to take on this challenge and play a vital role in Sherwood’s commitment to unparalleled quality,” Helen said. “I firmly believe in fostering a culture of excellence, and I am committed to maintaining and improving upon the high standards for which Sherwood is already well known.”

Michael Horan, CEO of the Sherwood Group, also shared his enthusiasm for Helen’s expanded role. “Helen is the perfect person to lead our QHSE initiative and take Sherwood to the next level. Her experience, passion for sustainability, and commitment to excellence are exactly what we need as we continue to develop new specialisms and break into new markets both domestically and internationally,”

A new era for Sherwood

Helen’s promotion signifies a new era for Sherwood Stainless and Aluminium, demonstrating the company’s focus on ensuring the highest standards for both customers and employees thus reinforcing their position as a leader in the sector.

With her extensive experience, Helen will play an instrumental role in the continuous improvement of Sherwood’s offerings, with an ultimate goal of bolstering the company’s reputation for quality both in existing domestic markets and emerging international markets too.

Sherwood Stainless and Aluminium is one of the UK’s leading processors and stockholders of stainless steel and aluminium products, providing services to a diverse range of industries. The company’s ongoing commitment to quality and excellence ensures that their customers continue to receive the very best in product and service quality.

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