Fabric brand Cordura has appointed Iain Bradley as European Business Manager for the Performance and Protective Fabrics group. In this position, he will focus on marketing, sales and new business development activities to help grow Cordura branded sales in the regions Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Bradley brings along more than eight years of experience as a leader in international sales, marketing and business development. In his most recent position, Bradley worked as European Business Manager for SPILO, Ltd., where he was specialized in technical geo-textile products. He also held the position as European commercial director and company secretary for the SANS Fibres, where he was responsible for new business development and product line management.

The Cordura fabric, which is known for its resistance to abrasions, is a primary ingredient in many of the world’s leading gear and apparel products ranging from luggage, footwear, military equipment and workwear. The brand is a registered trademark of Invista, one of the world’s largest integrated polymer, intermediates and fibres businesses.