8 December 2021
The Leather Working Group (LWG) is pleased to announce the recruitment of two members to our team. Jennifer Thorpe joined the LWG as our new Marketing Manager in early November 2021, and Juan Palomeque-Gonzalez, the new LWG Data Analyst, joined us in early December. See more information about our new team members below:
Juan Palomeque-Gonzalez — Data Analyst
Juan joins the LWG Team as our new Data Analyst, responsible for managing the LWG’s technical data. Juan will play a key role in LWG’s digitalisation efforts, including audit digitisation and the development of the Supplier Scorecard. For the last 8 years, Juan has developed a career in data analysis, with a number of personal and research projects which have generated publications in scientific journals, and he brings this knowledge to the team.
Jennifer Thorpe — Marketing Manager
Jennifer Thorpe joins LWG as a Marketing & Engagement Manager and will be responsible for all communications and promotional activities. Another key aspect of Jennifer's role is to engage LWG members in various campaigns. Previously, Jennifer spent 5 years at Eurofins | BLC in a similar marketing role promoting a broad portfolio of services including materials testing, leather consulting, membership, auditing, and sustainability. Prior to this, Jennifer has spent 10 years working in marketing across various sectors including construction, accountancy and higher education.