Simon Howells is appointed as the new managing director of the Craven Dunnill Group, the tile distributor and manufacturing group, as of August 1st. The fifth generation of the Howells’ family to be involved in the business, he steps up from his previous role as commercial director, which he has held for the last three years.
On taking up his new position, Howells said: “I am immensely proud of the long and successful heritage of this business and am passionately committed to delivering the next stage of its growth”. Craven Dunnill is the oldest surviving UK tile manufacturer and distributor and dates back to 1872.
Peter Howells, previously managing director, is now chairman of the Craven Dunnill Group, which includes the tile manufacturer Craven Dunnill Jackfield, tile distributor Craven Dunnill & Co and commercial specification supplier Craven Dunnill Project Ceramics.
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