Sean Derrig

Sean Derrig is the Chief Executive of Chemex International.

Chemex was acquired in March 2006 by Sean and two other former British Franchise Association board members with over sixty years’ franchising experience between them. Since then, the business has experienced double-digit sales growth and moved to a state-of-the-art, 80,000 square foot distribution centre in the Midlands to service its franchisees in the UK, Ireland, Europe and Scandinavia.

Chemex International, formerly Chemical Express, was founded in 1985 to supply commercial cleaning, hygiene and maintenance products which are widely regarded as leaders in several market sectors. Its network of 100 franchisees in 10 countries provide product, consultancy and training in hygiene and infection control in the healthcare, hygiene, food preparation and leisure industries.