Elcometer Ltd. has appointed Paul King Research and Development Director.

King joins Elcometer with more than 17 years of leadership experience at global companies, which included mechanical engineering and technology groups.

He spent a large part of his career at Nokia, becoming the Director of Mechanics Technology, before he was transferred to Microsoft in the position of Concepting Director.

King’s key responsibilities at Elcometer include managing the overall activities in the R&D department at Elcometer’s head office in Manchester, UK.