Gareth Dean

Sales Director UK, Rockwell Automation

Gareth Dean was appointed Sales Director UK and Ireland at Rockwell Automation in October 2011. In this role he is responsible for sales leadership and profitable sales growth within the geographical area.

Prior to this appointment Gareth was the Sales Manager for the UK End user team which included vertical segments and System Integrators, excluding OEM customers. He was responsible for setting the sales strategy and implementing the tactical plans to achieve fiscal success and develop customer relationships.

Gareth re joined Rockwell Automation in 2008 after a period at ABB where he held the positions of UK Sales Manager for Robotics and then General Manager for Instrumentation. Gareth’s previous period at Rockwell Automation was for 11 years and incorporated a wide range of roles, joining as a commissioning engineer, through Account Management and ultimately being successful as a Channel Manager. As an Account Manager, Gareth received the first nomination from the UK for the Ted Schaler award.

Gareth holds a Higher National in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and is a member of the Institute of Sales and Marketing Management