June 28, 2021

Sambro Appoints New CEO

Toy manufacturer and distributor Sambro International Limited today announces the appointment of Paul Blackaby as it’s new Chief Executive Officer.

Paul joined the business in 2020 as Chief Financial Officer, bringing with him many years of experience in both the manufacturing and consumer good sectors at a senior level.

Paul commented “I am completely delighted to be given the opportunity to lead this fantastic business and terrific team through its next stage of development. There has been some great work undertaken in recent years which we will harness and build from – we are all excited about Sambro’s future”.

The award winning, Manchester based business recently announced that it was assessing growth opportunities after securing a £13million funding package with its banking partner. Sambro achieved a strong sales in 2020 despite the challenges of the pandemic an employs more than 90 people in it’s offices in Bury, Amsterdam and Hong Kong.