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Rollie Attard Named Panaz CEO

May 18, 2022


Rollie and Tony Attard
Rollie and Tony Attard

LANCASHIRE, UK—Rollie Attard will be superseding his father, Tony Attard, as Panaz Ltd.’s new Chief Executive Officer. Tony will become Chairman of Panaz Holdings after leading the firm for 35 years.
As Panaz’s new CEO, Rollie will be responsible for expanding its contract fabric business in the hospitality, healthcare and corporate markets a company spokesman says.
Rollie joined Panaz six years ago.
He holds an undergraduate degree in Financial Economics from Leeds University and a Masters in Management from London Business School. Rollie experience in sales and marketing management following roles at Gousto and Amazon. Rollie joined Panaz in 2015 as the East Coast Regional Sales Manager for the USA, before returning to Panaz’s UK headquarters in 2018 as Chief Operations Officer.
Speaking of his new role, Rollie said: “My father founded Panaz based on a culture of innovation and with a commitment to designing and supplying a complete range of beautiful and fire retardant contract fabrics that set the standard for both aesthetics and performance.

“This dedication continues to be reflected throughout all areas of the business as we work together to push the boundaries and expectations of contract fabric capabilities. I look forward to driving this even further as Chief Executive Officer and carrying on my father’s legacy.”
Tony will now become Chairman of the growing number of companies under Panaz Holdings, which includes Panaz Ltd, ESF Ltd and Chase Erwin Ltd.
Tony said: “Since I founded the business in 1987…I am extremely proud of everything that we have achieved over the last 35 years and I look forward to seeing how the business grows with Rollie at the helm.”
Panaz has representatives in over 50 countries.

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