European Exhaust and Catalyst
European Exhaust and Catalyst
Our Management Team

We’re proud to remain family owned and operated, with our qualified and highly skilled team at the heart of EEC.

Paul Clark

Paul Clark – Managing Director

Having spent over 13 successful years in the IT Industry, Paul joined as Director of Operations in 2002 to oversee the company’s strategic requirements. Paul became Managing Director in December 2007 after several years of sustained growth in turnover and staff. A keen golfer and IT enthusiast, Paul enjoys travelling and spending time with his young family.



Jim Slade

Jim Slade – Director of Operations

Jim commenced his career with EEC in manufacturing and quickly demonstrated an eye for detail and quality. Solid product knowledge and first-hand experience of all equipment has allowed Jim to move up into his current role. He now oversees EEC’s Type Approval development program and identifies new markets for catalyst products. Jim is a keen musician and plays for high profile brass and rock groups.



Duncan Richards

Paul Newby – Commercial Director

Joining us in 2010, Paul has brought 22 years of experience of working within the automotive sector. Specialising in lean techniques, Paul has focussed heavily on improving the product, processes and team engagement during his time with the company and is accountable for a number of functions across the business. During his spare time, Paul enjoys cooking, cycling and property development.



Tim James

Tim James – Director

Tim has 32 years experience in exhaust/catalyst manufacturing and following a short spell away from EEC, rejoined the team in 2003. Responsible for manufacturing, warehousing and distribution at our Denmead and Hilton sites. Tim has a love of music, angling and DIY and is Chairman of the Rolleston Commemorative Club and is actively involved in his local community.


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