Osprey Europe has strengthened its senior management team by appointing Jonathan Petty as Head of Marketing. Petty brings a wealth of brand marketing, commercial and eCommerce experience gained in similar previous roles at Montane as Brand Director, Patagonia as EMEA Marketing Director, and Salomon as UK General Manager.
Commenting on his appointment, Jonathan Petty said: “I am delighted to be joining a world-class and market leading brand with fantastic products. My goal is to help Osprey reach the next level on its journey, deepen relationships with existing customers, increase market penetration in untapped areas and forge new and exciting ways to reach out to the next generation of consumers. Osprey Europe has a very clear vision with a team that is young, ambitious and extremely talented. I feel privileged to be joining them at this exciting time in the company’s growth and I look forward to playing a key part in their future success.”
Rob Wylie, Managing Director of Osprey Europe, added: “Jonathan and I have known each other for over 15 years and have
always kept in touch. I’m very confident that his ability, experience and personality are the ideal fit for our company and brand, especially at this stage of rapid development. It’s a very challenging role, but there has never been a better time to join our journey – I’m confident that Jonathan will make a big contribution from day one”.
Jonathan will start his new role on June 26th, working from Talon House in Poole, Dorset.