Goodbye to Derek Brown, industry leader

Published:  17 September, 2009

LANARKSHIRE: Builders' Merchants News is sad to report that Derek Brown has died.

Mr Brown, the managing director of Andrew M Goldie Builders' Merchants was also one of the pillars of the Builders' Merchants Federation.

He served as BMF national president from 1998-99. He was actively involved in many other roles with the BMF serving as Scottish chairman, treasurer, member of the BMF board, and chairman of the roofing committee.

He built many long and lasting friendships over the years and will be missed by everyone who knew him.

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