Matthew	 Aldridge

Matthew Aldridge

Managing Director (UK), Igus
Matthew Aldridge was appointed UK managing director of igus® in 2013. Having joined igus® in 1996, Matthew took immediate responsibility for developing the bearings area of the business. He was promoted to product manager and then director of that division in 2004.  Matthew began his career as a graduate apprentice at Hunting Engineering, which later became Lockheed Martin. During this time, he completed a degree in mechanical engineering at the Royal Military College of Science in Shrivenham. He joined igus® to pursue his interest in the growing use of plastics in engineering, combining industrial expertise with sales and marketing skills.

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