Independent door distributor JB Kind has appointed James Cadman as managing director.
Mr Cadman, a chartered engineer by profession, has been involved in the building products sector for most of his career. Previous positions include operations director of Swish Products and managing director of Aqualux Products Ltd.
He said: "JB Kind has a proud history and reputation for high quality and innovation, having built a highly-respected brand within the door industry. My role will be to build upon this strong foundation and help the company to strengthen their market position and develop future growth opportunities."
JB Kind group managing director Andrew Pearce added: "James' strong background and proven track record in delivering high quality business management will be a significant asset to us as we continue to develop our business. On behalf of the entire group, I am delighted in welcoming James to the team."