Advanced appoints new Product Management and Digital Director

John Newbury - Advanced

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John Newbury’s vast experience in fire safety solutions

Advanced, a foremost provider of innovative fire safety solutions, has officially announced the enlistment of John Newbury in the capacity of Product Management and Digital Director.

Newbury, boasting a two-decade-long illustrious history in the fire industry, is set to infuse Advanced with his expertise in fire protection systems.

Over the prior seven years, Newbuy was an integral figure at Ramtech, an affiliate of Advanced’s Halma sister company, Orama.

His instrumental contributions led to the evolution of WES wireless fire and evacuation alarm systems.

In his tenure as Product Innovation Director, his passion for product strategy and innovation directed the firm towards notable accomplishments.

Advanced’s commitment to innovative solutions

Newbury commented on his appointment: “Advanced has a high-value brand, high-quality products, a global reach, and an exciting roadmap of innovation ahead.

“It’s the perfect time to join an amazing business.”

In his new role, Newbury will be exploring novel prospects for products, clientele, and sectors.

He will accentuate the critical role of a transparent product strategy in propelling commercial triumph.

His zeal for innovation perfectly synchronises with Advanced’s pledge to promote life safety via state-of-the-art solutions.

Regarding his plans at Advanced, he added: “What really excites me about the job is the team here.

“It’s still very early days, but I have already seen a culture across the business and an energy from the people that work for Advanced that I have not really experienced anywhere before.”

Antonio Telesca, Managing Director of Advanced, extended a warm reception to John, expressing: “His extensive experience and passion for innovation will undoubtedly drive our product strategy forward, ensuring that we continue to lead the market with our renowned fire safety solutions.”

IFSJ Comment

The inclusion of John Newbury into the ranks of Advanced underscores the company’s intent to continually evolve and refine their offerings in the fire safety domain.

With his vast experience and understanding of the industry, it can be anticipated that Advanced will further consolidate its position as a trailblazer in life safety solutions.

This move is a testament to Advanced’s resolve to integrate expertise and innovation, ensuring unparalleled service to their global clientele.

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