JELD-WEN appoints new managing director

Published:  16 May, 2016

JELD-WEN has appointed Graeme Robinson as its new managing director. Mr Robinson brings many years of UK, European, and global manufacturing experience to the business, with over 25 years in senior management roles across a number of sectors.

Mr Robinson was most recently the divisional managing director and vice president of LINPAC Packaging where he worked across the UK, Ireland, the Middle East, and Australia.

He said: "I am excited to be working with such an established industry brand which has a rich heritage and strong relationships to build on. My mission is to continue driving the company forward in collaboration with our customers in order to develop a first class, customer first business.”

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