Keronite expands team

Advanced surface solutions company Keronite has strengthened its team with the appointment of Steve Montisci to the newly-created role of business development manager.

Steve, who joins Keronite from Magnesium Elektron, will work alongside Keronite’s business development director Neil Watson to drive growth in new markets, in particular magnesium applications for the automotive and aerospace industries.

Commenting on his appointment, Steve said: “I’m pleased to be joining the team at Keronite. Having worked with Keronite as a technology partner for the last few years I’m excited by the growth potential the process offers across a range of applications and industries.”

Matt Hamblin, CEO of Keronite, added: “The business enjoyed a strong 2015 but we have ambitious plans for the next 12 months. Steve’s appointment is just the first part an on-going investment in the business that will help us meet the demanding but achievable targets we’ve set for the next phase of our growth plan.

“Steve has a great track record in the industry and brings a wealth of experience working in key markets to the role. I’d like to welcome him to the company and I’m looking forward to working with him to drive the business forward.”   A metallurgist by training, Steve Montisci has previously held commercial roles in the aerospace, automotive, defence and medical technology sectors.

Keronite is the world’s most advanced surface treatment for light alloys such as aluminium, magnesium and titanium. The process produces hard, dense ceramic layers that enhance the durability of components operating in demanding environments, such as aerospace, medical technologies, oil & gas and automotive. For further information, visit

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