Jeremy Stoke
Managing Director

Jeremy graduated with an MA in Economics from St. Andrews University and has spent the last 30 years leading a number of manufacturing businesses, focused principally in the plastics, automotive and consumer products markets. He has been Chairman of IPT since 2002, concentrating on group strategy, finance and pensions, as well as individual ‘operational change’ project. Since the end of August 2013 Jeremy has taken over as Managing Director.
Keith Bilham
Director Finance

Keith Bilham, a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) was appointed as Finance Director and Company Secretary of IPT in 2002, having joined the group when it was owned by BTR Industries plc. During his time with the business he has performed a variety of roles outside finance including commercial business development, strategic business unit management and information systems implementation. Prior to joining the group Keith worked for a number of leading industrial companies including Twinings Tea (part of Associated British Foods), Pfizer and Eni (Italy).
Patrick Benson
Director Marketing & Sales

Patrick Benson obtained an MA in Chemistry from University College, Oxford, England in 1974 and continued with research into photo-galvanic cells. In 1974 he joined Shell Chemicals, UK and took on various roles involved with polymers, solvents, coatings, adhesives and epoxy chemicals. He joined Plascoat in 1988 and has developed and marketed the current Plascoat products and sales worldwide. Patrick is also a Director of the British Coating Federation.