PR101 - Released Apr. 2013

knitter-switch announces new Sales and Distribution Manager for UK & Ireland

knitter-switch announces new Sales and Distribution Manager for UK & Ireland

knitter-switch, one of Europe’s leading switch manufacturers, announces the appointment of a new Sales and Distribution Manager for the UK and Ireland. He is Paul Senior, who brings a wealth of sales and marketing experience to knitter-switch gained from time spent several leading component manufacturers and major UK and international distributors.

Commenting on this key company development, Hans Peter Kulb, CEO at knitter-switch said, "Paul Senior’s appointment reflects the importance we place on distribution in the UK and Ireland. Paul’s brief is to help our distribution partners with their product inventory profiles while working alongside their field sales teams to ensure customers get the most out of our industry and technology leading switches."

"I am naturally delighted to have joined a high profile company with a product offering that meets the requirements of switch users across many sectors of the professional and consumer electronics industry.” Said Paul Senior.“ I am looking forward to working with our distribution network to ensure that knitter-switch continues to meet its demanding growth targets for the UK and Ireland."

A wide range of standard DIL, TACT, Rotary Encoder, Toggle and Push-button switches are available direct from knitter-switch and a number of distributors throughout Europe. Samples are usually available on next day delivery. For more information visit


Editors Note: The attached image shows Paul Senior, UK and Ireland Sales and Distribution Manager

About knitter-switch

knitter-switch is one of Europe’s leading switch manufacturers. Since its foundation in 1966, knitter-switch has remained at the forefront of switch technology and now provides an unrivalled range of switching solutions from basic toggle types to membranes and tactile switches for today’s complex communications applications.

Knitter-switch has its headquarters near Munich and has subsidiary companies in the UK, France and Asia and strategic alliances with a number of leading distributors. The company’s website can be found on

Editors, for further information contact:

Irene Külb
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John Ellis
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