The Starkey Blog Team

Neil Pottinger – Sales & Marketing Director

Neil has an honours degree in business and 15 years experience in sales and marketing. He joined Starkey in 2005 having previously worked with an audiological equipment supplier working on the MHAS project with the NHS. Neil has overseen the growth of the sales team at Starkey from 2 external reps to the 7 managers who look after the UK and Ireland. Marketing services has also had the opportunity to develop at Starkey and this element remains crucial to maintaining the steady growth of the business.

Paul Lamb – Technical Director

Paul has worked with Starkey Laboratories for over 25 years. In recent times, Paul has led the Technical Services group to create and deliver accredited training programmes in both audiology and hearing aid technology. He has also assisted in training and mentoring audiologists to gain knowledge to enter and pass the previous HAC written and practical examination and the current Foundation Degree in audiology. Paul gained his BSHAA membership in 1998 by passing the BSHAA examination with merit and received the Cunningham Beattie Award. Paul’s specialised areas are hearing aid technology and electroacoustics.

Sue Falkingham – Training & Education Executive

Sue Falkingham is an Audiologist at Starkey Laboratories. Having worked at Starkey as part of the Training and Technical Team for 2 years, Sue supports customers in the NHS and commercial sectors of the business. Prior to Starkey Sue held a number of positions in the NHS and commercial sectors of audiology and was the Staff Audiologist on the development team of the Noah 4 software in Copenhagen. As a qualified Audiologist and Hearing Therapist with a keen interest in Professional Development and Professional Affairs Sue is currently the Web Director for the British Academy of Audiology.

Suzie Bryant – Marketing Manager

Suzie Bryant is the Marketing Manager at Starkey Laboratories. Suzie has worked at Starkey for 7 years and works across both business to business and business to consumer marketing. Prior to Starkey, she has worked for a full service international marketing communications agency and in FMCG marketing. Suzie is a Chartered Marketer and holds a CIM Professional Diploma.