ASSA ABLOY appoint Specification Development Manager /Local/UK/News/John%20Thain.jpg ASSA ABLOY UK’s Security Solutions division has appointed John Thain to the position of Specification Development Manager. Servicing customers throughout Scotland, John has been tasked with developing ASSA ABLOY’s already strong presence in the health and education markets, as well as high profile industries, such as MOD and financial services. With over 20years industry experience, John holds a Guild of Architectural Ironmongers diploma, and is a Registered Architectural Ironmonger, as well as an affiliate member of the RIAS. Having previously worked with prestigious architectural ironmongers, Allgood PLC, John has also gained valuable industry insight through time spent at Laidlaw Solutions and Bell Donaldson Steele. Speaking on his new role at ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, John said: “Having collaborated with ASSA ABLOY on projects during my previous employment, I’m delighted to be joining a team synonymous with high security and top quality door opening solutions. “I hope to utilise my experience and relationship with architects and end users, to promote the total specification solution that this division is able to provide. My work will not stop at ensuring that customers are aware of the vast range of products and systems we offer, but also the additional assistance and advantages of working with a global leader, such as access to our training academy, which includes RIBA-approved CPD courses, extended product guarantees and specification advice.” For further information, please visit www.assaabloy.co.uk/securitysolutions.