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New ceo for Winther Browne

Winther Browne has appointed Martyn Underdown as its chief executive officer. 
13 February 2009

Henkel appoints UK md

Henkel has appointed Simon Duggan-Hill as its new managing director for the UK and Ireland, replacing Kim Walker who retired last November. 
11 February 2009

Aqualux promotes sales manager

Glenn Payne promoted to regional sales manager for the south of England region. 
10 February 2009

Webbs to support hospices

Award-winning garden centre chooses three local hospices as its Charities of the Year. 
9 February 2009

Boyce moves from Plasplugs to QEP

Former Plasplugs sales and marketing director Paul Boyce has moved to its main rival as CEO of European operations for QEP. 
30 January 2009

Fiskars appoints new managing director

Andrew Smith promoted to position after being ‘instrumental’ in strengthening the company’s four major brands. 
22 January 2009

Focus DIY announces new commercial director

Focus DIY has announced the appointment of Penny Teale - who will join the company as commercial director on February 2. 
21 January 2009

Comap promotes new managing director from within

Neil Johnston steps up from position of commercial director at the leading European plumbing and heating product manufacturer. 
13 January 2009

Shadow Health Minister takes over as PDA ceo

Painting and Decorating Association (PDA) appoints former MP and Shadow Health Minister Paul Marsden to the role of chief executive officer. 
13 January 2009

DKB appoints new sales director

Housewares supplier DKB, which owns the William Levene and Cole & Mason brands, has appointed Huw Buckle as sales director. He joined the company on January 2. 
12 January 2009
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