Guangzhou, China – 22 October 2011 – The Asian Golf Industry Federation is pleased to announce Mr Alan Prickett, Managing Director – Asia Pacific of Jacobsen has joined its Board of Committee Members for year 2011-2012 at its 2nd Annual General Meeting held on 21 October 2011.
Alan is a main-board Director of Ransomes Jacobsen Ltd, a division of Jacobsen Textron. Originally from UK, he relocated with his family to Singapore in July 2011 to take up his new appointment as Managing Director for Asia Pacific.
He joined Textron in 1996 after having worked with their distributors in key account and sales management roles. From Regional Manager (UK) in Jacobsen division of Textron, he was appointed Manager UK Branches in year 2000, Sales Manager UK and Ireland in 2003, and Sales Director of the EMEA and India business in 2004. He has experience working with various environmental organizations when he was based in Europe.
Alan studied Agricultural Engineering in college – he subsequently received further training in business finance and general management, completing several Textron University courses in the US at the same time.