UK-based Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has promoted Sean Maslen to sales director.

Steve Hutin (left), managing director and Sean Maslen, sales director at RSS.

Maslen joined the lifting and rigging company last year as regional sales manager for the southwest. In his new role, he will continue to focus on end-user markets such as petrochemical sites, naval facilities and refineries.

According to Steve Hutin, managing direct at RSS, the appointment gives additional sales support to each of the company’s depots.