The Pollet Pool Group is looking ahead to a new era for its UK pool
division following the appointment of Carl Porter as UK divisional
A pool industry stalwart with three decades experience, it is
a case of poacher turns gamekeeper for Carl who cut his pool
building teeth in Aquabuild, the multi-award winning Porter
family swimming pool construction business before a spell with
A high profile figure, Carl has been President of
the British Swimming Pool Federation, serving on a
number of committees and trade councils.
Carl will head a team of six that includes Northern
division sales executive, Michael Witney, who has been
with the company for four years. Peter Evans continues
as Managing Director for both the pools and water treatment
divisions of the Newbury-based business.
“I am tasked with growing the UK division of Pollet on a
foundation of good values across all aspects of the business from
quality product to outstanding customer service,” Carl explains.
“When pool and spa companies buy from us, they know they
are buying with complete confidence and with unprecedented
technical back up as well as the commitment that Pollet will go
the extra mile.”
Benefiting from the strength of its global operation but being
small enough to make a difference to individual customers and
their end users, Pollet has been developing its swimming pool and
spa equipment offering since 2004.
Flagship products in the 2012 catalogue include the Exclusive
Heat Perfector Pro heat pump, the SRBA range of coping stones
and matching tiles in addition to the Formworks polystyrene
blocks and stainless steel water features.
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