Plumbing and drainage manufacturer Wavin has appointed Brent Nicholls as managing director – South West Europe.
Nicholls has been hired with a view to increase profitability by enhancing customer service and value to both customers and end users. He has already spent the past few months meeting customers and suppliers in order to establish a “Way Forward” for deploying the company’s strengths to the best advantage of all stakeholders.
He has worked with global packaging business Amcor Group as operations and managing director in different areas of the business over the past 20 years.
Maarten Roef, CEO of Wavin, said: “Brent is a proven operator, with a superb track record in driving business forward – especially in challenging times such as these. The match of his energy and vision are such that not only will he expand the company’s presence in the crucial South West Europe market; but also all customers will enjoy tangible benefits from improvements in service, distribution and range.”