Wienerberger UK appoints new operations director

Published:  26 November, 2012

CHEADLE: Wienerberger UK, the provider of wall, roof and landscaping innovations, has appointed Richard Randall as its new Operations Director, as the company looks to consolidate its position as one of the UK’s leading value-driven building innovation providers.

Mr Randall will be responsible for all production in the UK, including engineering, quality, environmental and health and safety matters.

Working alongside Wienerberger’s existing senior operations team, he will lead the company’s continuing drive towards operational excellence, technological leadership and the best possible customer service provision.

He will also sit on the Wienerberger UK holding board.

Mr Randall brings a wealth of experience to the role, having come from an international manufacturing business where he was responsible for UK operations, and, latterly, the implementation of lean manufacturing technologies and systems across Europe.

He also has previous experience in product development and supply chain management processes in a consumer led operations environment, forging a reputation of generating sustained and continuous improvement.

Mr Randall will be based at Wienerberger’s head office in Cheadle, where the company employs 150 people.

Sign Up

For the Builders' Merchants News enewsletter.

In the spotlight

Recruitment

Builders Merchants Vacancies – UK Wide

We have vacancies all over the UK for those who work within the Building Supplies sector.

Guest Blog by Michael Barnett
A Bright future predicted for housing construction

One of the major talking points in the wake of the Brexit decision has been around the country’s current housing shortage with a YouGov poll from this year revealing that first time house buyers are now 38-years-old, on average.

Events Diary