Alan Bate is the National Sales Manager for AATP. He is responsible for managing the AATP Sales teams and growing and developing their sales footprint across the USA.
Originally born in England, UK, Al and his family emigrated to the USA in February 2008. He has worked in the Fastener Industry managing teams and businesses for over 30 years across the UK, Europe, and since 2008, the USA.
Al has been with his wife and partner Jacqui, who he describes as the love of his life, for over 30 years now. He has two grown sons, Mike and Dan, and two dogs. Al played competitive Rugby until his late 30’s. Once he retired from playing, he studied for his Coaching qualifications and when passed, coached Rugby at youth level until he moved to the States twelve years ago.
A keen cook, he enjoys creating gourmet meals for family and friends. He is an avid reader and enjoys watching sports, particularly all things Rugby. In any remaining spare time, he enjoys working with wood and making rustic furniture.