Richard Bedford - Sales Director

Richard Bedford joined the Oliver family of Companies in June 2009 as our European Business Development Manager concentrating on growing our OEM and Distributor Sales in mainland Europe. Richard had previously served as a European Distribution Manager for 13 years in the Bearing and Power Transmission Industry.

After 2 years growing our business successfully in Europe Richard was appointed to General Manager of our global sales effort in 2011 leading the front end of our businesses to drive growth and business development in all our territories around the World. Most significantly in February 2017 Richard was appointed as Sales Director for Oliver Valves Ltd, Oliver Twinsafe Valves Ltd and Oliver Valvetek Ltd to drive profitable growth and ensure Oliver is the brand of choice for our global customer base.