Meet the Team – Ian Westlake

Transmin’s New Service Sales Manager

Please meet Transmin’s new Service Sales Manager, Ian Westlake.  Ian comes to us with a wealth of experience in the mining-resources sector, having spent 12 years specialising in servicing jaw crushers, cone crushers, screens, apron feeders, grizzly feeders and more.

Ian Westlake. Embarrassing middle names?:

Keith. I don’t know where Keith comes from because my dad is called John.  My mates call me Westie. 

So Ian, How long have you been with Transmin?:

Since 2nd May 2016.

As Service Sales Manager, what does that entail?:

Establishing business relationships with new and existing clients, creating financial growth within the service department and identifying sales opportunities.

In general, a lot of talking to clients, lots of travel, meeting new people and of course LUNCHES!!!!!!!

Where were you born and raised?:

Flixton, Manchester.  AKA, God’s country.

What are your hobbies?:

Football (soccer) – I’m a Manchester United fan actually from Manchester, and motorcycle riding.

Favourite music?:

Good old Manchester band, Oasis.

What is your proudest achievement to date at Transmin?:

Winning work from my previous employer.

What’s been your most embarrassing experience at Transmin?:

Going away on holiday and immediately coming back to work requesting sick leave. Bali. Dodgy.

Thanks Ian. Get in touch with Ian direct at ian.westlake@transmin.com.au.  We’d love the opportunity to help you on your mechanical equipment servicing and parts.