Tony Rose becomes national sales manager, while James Wellman takes position on the road as South East rep

Paligap bolsters sales team with Rose and Wellman

Paligap has strengthened its office and on the road sales team, with the appointment of Tony Rose as national sales manager and James Wellman as the firm’s new south east account manager.

With over 20 years experience in the bicycle industry, Rose has covered everything from retail sales, distribution sales management and brand development.

Wellman has been part of the Paligap internal sales team for a number of years and has built strong relationships with his dealer area. With experience in key projects such as the Fast Forward dealer program and Cipollini frame program he was the obvious choice to fill this position.

David Lane, Paligap’s managing director, said: “These are extremely exciting times at Paligap, with Marin Bikes and Selle san Marco coming on board. With our already strong portfolio of brands we wanted to ensure we continued the high standard of service Paligap are known for. With Tony bringing his experience to IBD Account Management team and James’ dedication and drive to put his mark on the South East area we are confident in the continued success of Paligap Ltd and its brand portfolio”

For information regarding the recent additions of Marin, Selle San Marco or any of the Paligap brands, contact the Paligap sales team on 01454 313116, or email

James Wellman, left and Tony Rose, right.

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