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Walker Filtration Group Appoints New Group General Manager

Walker Filtration is pleased to announce that Steve Bittle has been appointed to the role of Group General Manager, effective September 1st, 2020. Steve is based at Walker Filtration’s head office in Washington, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom. Steve will be responsible for the strategy, planning, and management of all Walker Filtration Group divisions, driving the full potential of the business and product development in line with customer needs.

Steve Bittle, General Manger, Walker Filtration

Steve Bittle, General Manger, Walker Filtration.

Having worked in the Compressed Air and Gas Filtration industry for over 25 years, Steve brings with him a wealth of experience, including an exceptionally strong technical background and impressive industry and product knowledge. He possesses a broad range of management experience, proven leadership skills, and a passion for continuous improvement and driving success. Steve said, “I am delighted with my new role and look forward to contributing to the continued success and growth of our Company.  As we develop the full potential of Walker Filtration, we will remain focused on customer service, product excellence, and innovation.”

Steve has been an integral part of the Senior Management Team at Walker Filtration for the past four years, having joined the Group in 2016 as Chief Design Officer. The Walker Filtration team extend their sincerest gratitude to former General Manager, Sean Fairest, for his leadership and passion over the past two years.

About Walker Filtration

Walker Filtration is an established and recognized leader in advanced filtration, drying and separation technology. As a pioneer in the industry, Walker Filtration serves over 100 countries worldwide with locations in Europe, the United States, Asia, and Australia. Walker Filtration is dedicated to offering a unique design, exceptional engineering, and manufacturing excellence.