Bandit Lites is pleased to announce the transition of James Hardento general manager for all UK and European operations. Harden joined Bandit in 2001 and was most recently operations manager for the company. In his new position, Harden will primarily be in charge of purchasing, logistics, and everyday warehouse operations among other responsibilities.

“I’m very thankful for this opportunity to work alongside Lester and the rest of the Bandit team,” comments Harden. “I’m really looking forward to contributing to Bandit UK’s positive reputation and continuous growth within the lighting industry.”

Bandit UK chief executive, Lester Cobrin, adds, “I am delighted that James has accepted the position as general manager. James has exceeded all my expectations as operations manager and I am sure he will surpass the new challenges within this role. His passion, drive and ambition have and will continue to play a major part in the growth, quality and standards of Bandit Lites UK. James’ appointment has come at a very exciting time and I wish him well in his new role.”