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 We’d love the opportunity to help you on your mechanical equipment servicing and parts.