Glen Dimplex has announced major changes to it’s senior management team.
Among these appointments is former Chief executive Sean O’Driscoll, who will now lead the company as president of the group and Fergal Naughton who will take over the role of Chief Executive.
Martin Naughton had recently stepped down as president and from the executive board, but will remain as chairman of the shareholder supervisory board.
The changes ‘will provide clear, strategic counsel and direction’
“I believe it is necessary to change the structure of the group in order to drive its long-term profitable growth and success, but let us work together to make our companies even more exceptional. I am also delighted that Martin McCourt has agreed to join us as non-executive chairman. He steered Dyson to international success for 15 years.” – Martin Naughton
GDHA is a privately owned company made up of global leading cooking and refrigeration brands Stoves, Belling, New World, Britannia, Valor and Lec. In nearly 40-years of producing quality home appliances, we have earned a reputation for being the specialists in market-leading domestic and electrical appliances. At our 26-acre Liverpool base, we turnover £140 million a year, employ over 1000 people (including 190 engineers trained to the highest standards) and believe that ‘British is best’. That’s why, wherever possible, we always manufacture right here in the UK, with 85% of our products made in-house.
Manufacturing in Britain is really important to us – by keeping production on home soil we are doing our bit by creating lots of local jobs and whats more, we are ensuring that each and every product is perfectly suited to the UK market