The company opened a new commercial office in Cambridge UK on 1st June 2015.
This is a new and exciting chapter in Alfa Aesar’s UK history, with the opening of this office on the Cambourne Business Park, just west of Cambridge.
Aaron Venables, Head of Global Marketing commented “An important aspect is that it will serve as a platform to further increase our customer focus; with the majority of our top customers in the UK being less than an hour away. Furthermore, Cambridge is one of Europe's leading centres of science and culture and has become the focus for companies turning technology, research and development into tomorrow's commercial successes”.
He added “It will also bring together the sales and marketing personnel currently working remotely in the area into one location. Enabling us to leverage all of the skill sets to drive productivity and efficiency, while building a culture of being results focused and a team spirit that allows us to have fun, produce great quality work and develop together”.
The new office has the potential to become a global Centre of excellence for the commercial functions. The core office opening hours are 8.30am - 6.00pm, Monday to Friday.