Tony Parker-WatkinsBusiness Development Manager
Meet the Team
Tony Parker-Watkins – Business Development Manager
“The last 5 years at Mechatronic Solutions and Robopod® have been exciting times, with constant innovation fuelling the company’s expansion.
“It’s exciting to be at the forefront of technological developments, but also highly rewarding to work with our clients as they see the benefit of industry 4.0 and smart factory systems to position their businesses for the future.”
Background & Education
Tony Parker-Watkins was educated locally at Coleshill School.
He has spent over 20 years developing his career and training in advanced engineering and bespoke robotics.
Experience & Career Development
He joined Mechatronic Solutions in 2014, bringing a wealth of experience from working in the engineering industry.
Previous positions include:
- Automation Sales Manager, Orwin Ltd, 2009-2014
- Automation Sales Engineer, TEC Manufacturing Ltd. 2007-2009
- Applications Engineer, RNA Automation Ltd, 1996-2007
As Business Development Manager at Mechatronic Solutions and Robopod, Tony leads the sales team. He says:
“Mechatronic Solutions is one of the UK’s leading providers of innovative automation solutions and system integration services. We look to understand our customer’s processes and specification fully, then trive to provide a solution and level of service that will deliver my customers a successful project, on time and within budget!
“Our team of highly experienced engineers, project and risk management and our outstanding customer support has steered Mechatronic to an 85% repeat business from our customers making us the automation solutions provider you can trust.”
“There’s very few people that you meet in business with traits, and trusts, that you’d transfer over to your personal life. Tony is one of them. From the moment I met him, I knew that this would be someone I could rely on, whatever the situation. He lays it straight and his level of integrity is something that’s respected and admired by his peers.”
Out of work, Tony is kept very busy with family life.