Corporate clothing company Incorporatewear has appointed Mark Helders as Sourcing Manager to develop its worldwide network of garment and fabric suppliers.
With 30 years’ experience in garment manufacturing, he will be responsible for ensuring suppliers meet the company’s corporate and social responsibility standards.
He joins Coleshill-based Incorporatewear after a number of senior technology roles in garment supply companies and retail organisations, including Marks and Spencer.
Mark said: “Incorporatewear is a forward thinking company with a firm focus on outstanding customer service. Sourcing globally, including close to home, is crucial so that we can provide our customers with quality fabric and garments as well as flexibility on lead times, order quantities and price.”
Originally from Sheffield, he studied men’s tailoring at Jacob Kramer Clothing College and began his career as a pattern cutter. Most recently, he worked as a technical consultant in Romania for a UK ladies’ tailoring company.
Out of the office, Mark is a nationally qualified kickboxing instructor with a first degree black belt.
His appointment follows a number of new account wins and extended contracts for Incorporatewear, including Virgin Atlantic and easyJet.