New Paxton sales exec for South Africa

March 2016 News

Paxton has appointed Gary Smith to the position of sales executive for South Africa. Smith will be supporting and assisting distributors and installation companies in South Africa, via training and business development, ensuring their product knowledge is up to date and they are taking advantage of the sales opportunities available with Paxton systems.

Gary Smith
Gary Smith

Smith joins Paxton with a wealth of experience gained from over 20 years in the security industry, previously holding roles at SAGEM(Morpho), Gallagher(CARDAX) and Gunnebo.

Commenting on the appointment, Dan Drayton, sales manager, says: “Gary joining us at Paxton is great news for the company and our installers. He brings with him such diverse and relevant experience, and I look forward to his injection of energy into our already brilliant sales team.”

Smith is looking forward to the challenges ahead and says: “I am excited to join Paxton, a company with a solid reputation as a leading manufacturer, with a proven track record in South Africa. As one of the largest consumers of access control and biometric products globally, South Africa is poised to be a lucrative region for Paxton and I look forward to embracing new opportunities with the comprehensive product range.”

To find out more about the company please visit, or to register your interest in attending one of Paxton’s training dates in South Africa, please email [email protected]


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