After 56 years in the industry and 30 years at the helm, Trimline Ltd’s Directors, Gary and Mike Oliver have stepped back from active duties, while remaining shareholders,
Trimline’s current COO, Ross Welham has joined with Nick Farrell in purchasing a majority share of Trimline and have become Directors.
Formed in 1965, Trimline recently celebrated its 56th anniversary, and from small beginnings, down the years, the company has grown to become one of the world’s most respected marine interior outfitters.
With over 13 years’ experience within the marine interior outfitting industry, Welham was joined by new technology specialist, Farrell in a new management structure.
Supported by a strong senior management team, which together have more than 50 years’ experience at Trimline, the team said that they look forward to delivering quality marine refits for many years to come.
Mike Oliver said “Gary and I have been involved with Trimline since we were children and following our father’s retirement 30 years ago, we’ve been managing the business.
“We now feel it’s time for new leadership, which brings a new skill set and we look forward to seeing where Ross, Nick and our brilliant team can take the business.
“Ross has really proved himself since becoming COO. He has made many positive changes to the business and we feel we are leaving the business in safe hands.” he added.
Welham explained, “I’ve known Nick for many years and his skill set is a great asset to us in offering clients added value. We have a fabulous and experienced team who are passionate about delivering the highest quality service and as we emerge from this disrupted year, as a team we are all excited about the future of Trimline.”
Farrell added, “I’ve spent the last six months getting to know the business with Ross, Mike, Gary and the team. Trimline has a fantastic reputation for quality and professionalism, built up over decades, and its name is held in high esteem across the industry.
“Maintaining our leading position in our niche is critical, and I plan to enhance our offerings even further with new technology and systems. The motivation for every member of the team here at Trimline is to build long term relationships with our customers based on mutual trust and transparency and deliver quality work for them each and every time. I can’t wait to see where we can take the business over the next few years,“ he concluded.
(Pictured above: Top row – Mike Oliver, Gary Oliver. Bottom Row – Ross Welham, Nick Farrell)