Fast-growing technology business The Lead Agency is looking to expand its presence with the appointment of John Martin as head of renewables.

The customer acquisition specialist has doubled the size of its team to more than 100 people over the last year, recruiting across roles in digital marketing, content, design and development – at its headquarters in Liverpool as well as operations in London and the US.

Martin has been appointed with a remit to develop and grow the company’s renewables division and develop strategies for helping homeowners in their search for the right solution.

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He arrives from SolarKing UK, where he held the role of head of marketing and managed the company’s direct sales strategy.
Martin said: “I believe renewable energy represents significant potential for growth in the coming years.

“I am excited about the prospect of combining my experience and market knowledge with The Lead Agency’s cutting edge technology and talent to elevate customer acquisition in this sector.”

 Anton Hanley, managing director of The Lead Agency, added: “John is another great addition to the team and brings with him extensive knowledge of the renewable energy market and the buying process of homeowners considering solar power.

“He will be working closely with our partners within the sector to generate quality opportunities to grow their businesses.”