European expansion is underway with a new office and showroom in the center of Madrid. As part of its growth and expansion strategy, Ansell Lighting, a leading lighting designer and company, has revealed plans to open a new office and showroom in Madrid, Spain. The new 270 square meter showroom on Calle Santa Teresa 7 provides the perfect base for displaying its extensive product range, and is Ansell’s second dedicated European showroom and will give the business a center from which to drive its expansion into Spanish, Portuguese and Portuguese. neighboring European markets. The first team members have already been appointed to oversee the opening of the new building, which will house sales, marketing and customer service functions. Pedro Gogurza joined Ansel as Regional Director for Spain, having worked in the lighting and smart home industries for many years and Cristina Moreno joined as Office Manager. Other recruits on the team include Pedro Delgado and Luis Esteban, both regional sales directors for Ansell Spain, who will focus on supporting business growth in the country. Pedro said: “We have been in Spain for nearly a year and have had solid growth and results in this time. The opening of our new showroom and office in Madrid is the next step in our expansion process and will provide a great space to meet clients, showcase our lighting solutions and train our great wholesalers, installers and contractors on the latest smart lighting technology. Our development team focuses on increasing sales and market share across all industry segments and has a great understanding of the Spanish market and the opportunities it offers. Our aim is to achieve a presence similar to the levels we have in the UK market and the new facilities will provide us with the tools we need to do that.” Mark Abbott, Managing Director of Ansell Lighting, said: “Our European operations in this area have been developed over the past nine months, but our actual presence A showroom in such a wonderful location in Madrid is an important step forward. We are excited to have Pedro and Cristina joined and look forward to welcoming more team members in the next few weeks and months.” Ansell Lighting’s new building is scheduled to open in Madrid later this year. For more information on Ansell visit the website.