Ian Cratchley

Commercial Director

Telephone: +44 (0) 1226 370 380
Fax: +44 (0) 1226 767 138
Email: icratchley@whitby-chandler.co.uk

Ian graduated with a degree from Sheffield Polytechnic in 1991 and subsequently went on to achieve an MBA from Sheffield Hallam University. Ian started at Whitby and Chandler in 1991 in the initial role of Quality Manager with a brief to obtain BS 5750. This lead on to achieving registration to BS 7750 the Environmental Standard, both of which were subsequently upgraded to the new Standards.

Ian has had a lot of exposure to the company in terms of the products it offers and the industries in which it operates. This experience and knowledge base resulted in his promotion to Commercial Manager which in 2005 developed to Commercial Director.

Ian's product knowledge stems from his experience with the company and his exposure to customers and suppliers. Away from work Ian enjoys most sports particularly football and cricket.