Warrington security firm bolsters service with new senior hire

WARRINGTON-based security firm, CDX Security has appointed a new Group Sales Manager as part of its ambitious growth plans for the new financial year.

John Welch joins the team to expand the firm’s service offering within the construction and housing sectors, following a successful 2021.

An experienced business development and sales professional, John has more than 20 years’ experience working across various sectors, including; construction, housing and logistics and joins CDX Security as Group Sales Manager to support the company as it grows its housing and construction specialisms.

John said of his appointment: “I’m thrilled to take on a new challenge at such an ambitious and fast-growing security firm to help achieve their bold growth plans.

“We’ve collaborated on numerous projects in the past, working together on various charitable and commercial projects and also within the Rugby League world. They really are a great team and I’m looking forward to working with them.

Away from CDX Security, John is also founder of the UK Physical Disabilty Rugby League. After establishing the league five years ago, John now acts as Chairman, working closely with the governing body, The Rugby Football League, to ensure Rugby is an inclusive and diverse sport. There are now around 200 registered physical disability rugby players and 350 learning and disabled players in the UK.

Speaking of the appointment, Commercial Director, Christian Roddy, said: “We’re delighted to have John join the CDX team and are looking forward to him helping us expand our portfolio of clients in the construction and housing sectors”

“John has always been a friend to the business and it’s great to welcome him formally on board. We’re confident his knowledge and experience will be central to helping us achieve some of our big plans for the coming year.”

CDX Security was founded in 2012 and is a northwest-based security firm providing premium concierge services, facilities management and security solutions to large-scale businesses, distribution centres and the retail sector throughout the UK.

CDX Security recently scored among the top five per cent of UK security firms, following a successful audit from the Security Industry Authority.


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