Rob Laughton : Managing Director
Founded in 1956 by Bill Laughton, Aerco (Aviation Electrical and Radio Company) started in a small wooden workshop in Horsham. Initially installing radio equipment into aircraft, the company rapidly developed its engineering and technical capability as well as a stock-holding and distribution service.
Rob Laughton is now the managing director of this family owned business, now relocated just outside Horsham with a large sales office, warehouse and workshop facility. Aerco has developed into a major specialist electrical and electronics distributor with an annual turnover in excess of £13 million.
With over 50 years experience working within military and aerospace industry Aerco are well used to strict product quality requirements and can offer fully traceable and assureable certification free of charge on all goods sold within these industries.
Nikki Still (Sales Director), Harry Laughton (Account Coordinator), Rob Laughton (Managing Director), Fiona Ayres (General & Personnel Manager), Paul White (Financial Director) and Tony Stephens (Joint General Manager)