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Global distributor, Rexel, invest in Irish recovery:
Rexel, a €13billion global distributor of electrical supplies has bought Astrotek Ireland Limited, a specialist distributor of lighting products and systems.
Commenting on the investment, Paddy Sugrue, CEO of Rexel’s operations in Ireland said “This is a sign of our confidence in the recovery in construction activity in Ireland and this development is part of our strategy of consolidating our position as the leading lighting business in Ireland”. John Hughes, former MD of Astrotek, will join Kellihers as Deputy CEO and added “ This move also provides an excellent opportunity to leverage the nationwide reach of Rexel and Kellihers national network and continue our focus on the architectural and consulting engineer specification channel”.
Rexel operates in Ireland via the Kellihers, C.T.Electric and Fitzpatrick Electrical electrical distribution businesses through 20 branches and is Ireland’s largest electrical distributor. Astrotek will continue to operate from its showrooms on Long Mile Road, Dublin 12.