Pylon - International

At Pylon, innovation goes far beyond our mobility solutions. Our employees are the driving force behind our revolutionary designs that have resulted in two ISO certifications, more than 70 patents and prestigious awards and recognition that have positioned Pylon as a leader in the retail and automotive industry. As an exclusive licensee of Michelin wiper blades, we’re proud to partner with one of the world’s most reputable automotive brands.

As we continue to expand our mission of providing superior market expertise, and exceptional customer service in new global markets, we have strategically established business units in The United Kingdom (Qualitor Automotive UK Ltd), China (Qualitor Automotive Shanghai Limited) and our Headquarters in Deerfield Beach, Florida.

Michelin’s 100+ years of technical, marketing, and category expertise has created a unique, ownable opportunity that provides an advantage for delivering premium and safe mobility solutions Our continuous focus on innovation and quality has led to over 70 patents including the patented suspension technology in Michelin hybrid wipers with Smart-Flex Design. This blade adapts to the windshield curve, providing long-lasting, clog free all-season performance that wipes better in any weather.

Industry-leading innovations cannot occur without strong research, development, and assessment. This is why our products are meticulously tested in the field to ensure our blades allow impeccable vision and the highest safety standards even in the harshest weather. Continuing a tradition of quality is our highest priority.

UK Regional Office:

Qualitor Automotive UK Ltd

2430, The Quadrant, Aztec West


BS32 4AQ

Office: +44 (0) 1454 877512

China Regional Office:

Qualitor Automotive Shanghai Ltd

Unit 04, 10th Floor, No.355 Hongqiao Road,

Xuhui District, Shanghai

The Team:

Martyn Holt

Director of Sales EMEA

Mobile: +44 (0) 7958 712243

Grady Wu

Managing Director SQA

Paul Vincent

VP of International Business

Belen Baquerizo

International Marketing Manager

At Pylon, we take pride in our earned reputation as an industry leader in the automotive market. We continue to strive to support our mission to be the preferred branded global market leader of the best vehicle visibility solutions, supported by consumer driven insights while providing superior expertise and exceptional customer service.

Qualitor Automotive UK Ltd is a legal subsidiary of Pylon Manufacturing.

Our Ownership

Pylon is an operating division of Qualitor Inc.

About Qualitor, Inc.

Qualitor, Inc., a Wellspring Capital company, is a leading diversified supplier of safety and wear parts for the automotive aftermarket. Through 4 North American locations and 2 business units, Qualitor provides wiper blades and auto care accessories (Pylon) and brake hardware and related components (International Brake Industries) to the automotive aftermarket.

About Wellspring Capital Management

Wellspring Capital Management, founded in 1995, is a leading middle-market private equity firm that manages more than $3 billion of private equity capital. The firm’s objective is to bring partnership, experience and value creation to each investment. By teaming up with strong management, Wellspring is able to unlock underlying value and pursue new growth opportunities through strategic initiatives, operating improvements and add-on acquisitions. The firm functions as a strategic rather than tactical partner, providing management teams with top-line support, M&A experience and financial expertise, and access to resources. For additional information, please visit