Halifax, UK,- Building on the company's established reputation for performance and innovation in the UK market, healthcare equipment specialist Sidhil has further expanded its activities into export sales with the appointment of Brian Zealey as Export Manager.

Brian, who has over 25 years' experience in export sales working with well known brands like Huntleigh Healthcare, Hoskins Health Care, Doherty and Scandinavian Mobility, brings a wealth of relevant knowledge and expertise to the Sidhil team.

He will spearhead Sidhil's sales drive into Europe and further afield, beginning with the company's participation at Medica 2009 in Düsseldorf this November.

Commenting on the move, Sidhil's sales and marketing director Clive Siddall is clear about the export potential for the company's products. "We are already seeing a significant increase in orders from overseas across the product range," he confirmed. "Recent contracts include the delivery and installation of 54 of our Inspiration cots at the Hamilton District Hospital on the North Island of New Zealand."

Brian, too, is relishing his new appointment. "The Sidhil products are very competitive with global suppliers in terns of both price and functionality," he said. "Interest in our new Independence Innov8 hospital bed is developing worldwide, driven by factors including quality UK manufacture and design innovation."

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