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Paxton Founder Tony Ratcliffe Retires - Handing Over to His Son, Amid Plans For a Bright Future

38 years after founding Paxton, Tony Ratcliffe, Group Chairman of the technology manufacturer, is stepping down. His son Sholto Ratcliffe will take on the role, continuing Paxton’s international journey and his father’s legacy.

Tony Ratcliffe, 73, is a British inventor and successful entrepreneur. He is retiring from his role of Group Chairman at Paxton. This comes after nearly four decades overseeing the company's growth from a small enterprise launching the humble TOUCHLOCK keypad in 1985, to a multi-million-pound international business that now exports to over 60 countries worldwide and secures over 30,000 buildings annually. Tony said: “With Paxton, I have achieved more than I ever thought I could. This is simply because of the challe...

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