Wetherby Group appoints Andrew to technical role

Andrew Rawsthorne (left) and Alex Chalmers (right)
Andrew Rawsthorne (left) and Alex Chalmers (right)

Wetherby Group has appointed Andrew Rawsthorne as its new group technical manager, working closely with managing director, Alex Chalmers, to take the building products manufacturer into its next period of growth.

Andrew brings with him a vast amount of experience and will complement the entrepreneurial drive and ambition of Alex who has also come through the ranks of the family-run business. The duo will look to take the Wetherby Group business into a new era of innovation and expansion.

In his role, Andrew will focus on building a market leading technical service offer, seeking out new product and service opportunities, and working with the overall team to develop and enhance the group’s current offering.

Alex said: “I am very excited about Andrew’s appointment. I have searched for this type of skill set and level of experience to join me in the business for many years, and we now have a fantastic opportunity, as a team, for the future.”

In response, Andrew added: “I am delighted to be joining forces with such a forward-thinking and ambitious business leader such as Alex. I am looking forward to the challenge of joining a team who are determined to build the business into a major UK player in the industry.”