Andy Bestwick is joining Smart Solar as a non-executive director, having previously worked as managing director at Gardman.
Since leaving Gardman, Mr Bestwick has worked with several other companies in the gardening sector, bringing a wealth of experience and knowledge to his new role at Smart Solar. He will work closely with the senior management team on specific strategic projects.
Smart Solar founder and chief executive Jonathan Stobart said: "I am delighted that Andy has agreed to join us. He has extensive market and product expertise which will be invaluable to us as we seek to grow the business. I am looking forward to working with him."