Alan Lee, the founder of MC-Tooling has spent over 30 years in the machine tool and metal cutting industry. He served an apprenticeship as a toolmaker in the electronic industry before joining Goliath Threading tools.
He has since worked for several companies including Nikken Kosakusho and HR Pearce - where he successfully launched the KOBELCO Miracle Cutter range to the UK market. He was formerly Technical Products Director of Cromwell Industrial Group. He has also worked in Germany with the Hoffmann Group GmbH, one of Europe's largest tooling distributors.
He has an international base of contacts and is widely recognised for his unrivalled knowledge of the tooling industry.