Crown appoints Managing Director UK Operations

Simon Barkworth (41) has been appointed to the position of Managing Director UK Operations at Crown Lift Trucks.


In his new role, Simon will oversee all Crown’s retail business activities in the United Kingdom with its branch offices in Basingstoke, Warrington and Bellshill. Barkworth brings over 20 years of professional experience in the material handling industry to his new job. For the past 15 years, he has worked for Crown in a variety of different roles, most recently as Sales Director of Crown Lift Trucks UK.