Paul Westcott


Paul Westcott is a highly experienced Sales, Commercial and Operations Director with extensive business experience over 25 years in the marine, protective and powder coating markets.

His work has covered sales and marketing, manufacturing, technology and research and development in international markets including Europe, Middle East, Russia, Asia, Africa and the Americas.

Prior to joining Safinah, Paul was the Regional Director EMEA Protective Coatings for one of the world’s largest coating companies. His responsibilities included sales, marketing, business development, commercial, supply/operations and technical/R&D functions. In addition, his wealth of experience covers:

Research and Development – responsible for the development and marketing of fouling prevention and slime resistance solutions.

Commercial Management – all aspects of risk and liability management including claims handling.

Supply Chain / Manufacturing – manufacturing of heavy duty coatings and supply chain optimisation.