Devondale Electrical Wholesalers has appointed Pat Curtis as regional account manager for the South Devon area.

Pat’s newly created role will see him managing accounts for customers based in Newton Abbot, Torquay and Paignton, including developers and leisure operators alongside sole traders.

He joins Devondale from Autoglass where he was regional operations manager responsible for the South West region.

“I thoroughly enjoyed the account management element of my role at Autoglass and it’s exciting to be able to build on this in my new position at Devondale.

“Devondale has a proven track record of building and sustaining close relationships with customers, giving me something of a head start.”

One of Pat’s intentions for his new role is to actively pursue and review customer feedback, which he says is so far incredibly positive.

“Here in the South West people prefer to look after each other and stay local whenever possible. Devondale provides a local service and a competitive prices through access to a wide range of suppliers.”

Paul Wood, Managing Director at Devondale, added: “Devondale continues to invest in hiring the best talent in the region and we are delighted to welcome Pat to the team.

“He brings a real enthusiasm for supporting local businesses which fits perfectly with our company ethos.”