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Jaltek appoints New Chief Financial Officer to Support Growth


Jaltek, a leading provider of Electronic Design and Manufacturing Solutions for over 35 years announces the arrival of a new Chief Financial Officer, Simon Wallington. 

Simon brings with him significant experience and knowledge of both finance and manufacturing. His expertise includes a broad range of Leadership, Business and Financial Management, Mergers and Acquisitions, Business Turnaround and Scale-up, Budgetary Control and building high performing teams to deliver results.

Simon has previously held positions at Matrix Polymers and Revolve Group, as part of the leadership teams, where he helped deliver record production and sales volumes, and record profits.

Steve Pittom CEO of Jaltek said: “As the business and our capabilities continue to grow in order to support our customers requirements, it’s integral that we have the right talent on board to help us in achieving this. Simon is highly experienced and will bring with him valuable knowledge, allowing us to achieve further growth and success in the future.”

Commenting on his appointment Simon added, “I’m delighted to be part of Jaltek, we have a great team and a great culture, two key fundamentals to being a highly successful business. It’s exciting to be able to make a difference and use my previous experiences and skills to help deliver the company strategy.”

Jaltek designs and manufactures complex products for a wide range of sectors including the Automotive, Medical and Space industries. Working with customers from conception to production, products are supported at every stage of their lifecycle. With a current headcount of over 100 employees and having recently increased their manufacturing space by 50 percent, with the acquisition of a new site, Jaltek is set for a period of further growth.


Jaltek is a leading AS9100 and ISO 13485 accredited UK contract electronics manufacturer, based in Luton, with over 35 years’ experience. They offer a comprehensive range of integrated design and manufacturing services adapted to meet customer’s varied requirements.

Focusing on low to medium volume, high mix product profiles for a range of industries, Jaltek’s services include conceptual design, PCBA layout, fast turnaround NPI, manufacture and test of PCBA’s and final product assembly. Using advanced systems Jaltek supports products throughout their lifecycle, offering a single service or complete solution.

We have a diverse customer base, from global PLCs to start-up ventures, many have worked with us for over 15 years – testament to our customer focus and support in an ever changing marketplace.

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