Jewson appoints new Managing Director

written by Blog Team May 21, 2012
Jewson appoints new Managing Director

Jewson has today announced the appointment of Peter Stringer to the role of Managing Director. The appointment of Peter Stringer follows Jewson’s acquisition of Build Center earlier this year, creating an enhanced network of over 600 branches.

Peter Stringer brings a wealth of experience to Jewson, having worked for 30 years in the merchant sector, specifically within the Saint-Gobain business. Peter has both operational and branch expertise to draw from, having started working in the yard before progressing to Branch Manager at three separate Jewson branches. Peter then became an Area Manager for Jewson, before moving on to senior management roles, including most recently the Managing Director of Minster.

“Jewson’s large network of branches means there is a need for strong day to day support,” explained Peter Hindle MBE, “Peter Stringer combines a deep knowledge of the industry with a passionate drive to ensure the ongoing development of Jewson. I wish him every success in this role and look forward to working closely with him.”

For more information visit www.jewson.co.uk

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7 comments

Gary Powell May 24, 2012 - 1:10 pm

Congratulations to Peter, I know he will be successful in this new role which is well deserved after many years hard work.

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Morgan Williams June 22, 2012 - 3:34 pm

just stumbled on this whilst searching the internet for fence panels etc… I had the pleasure of working for Peter when he was Area Director for Jewson. Top bloke and well deserved.

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dean andrews July 27, 2012 - 10:31 am

well done pete, only seems like couple years ago you were mocking my opal manta inpickering branch yard, happy you nearthe top now, well deservered

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Mwright August 7, 2012 - 12:02 pm

Thanks for the kind words everyone. Morgan could you please send your email address to mark.wright@jewson.co.uk? Peter has asked me to get a hold of it for a catch up.

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Roy Hodson December 8, 2012 - 12:48 am

Congratulations Pete,just heard through the grapevine lately .Not surprised down to earth bloke say it how it is

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Nick Twine January 22, 2013 - 10:07 am

I had the pleasure of working for Pete a while back and just wanna say – well done mate!

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Nick Twine January 22, 2013 - 10:09 am

I worked for Pete from 96-99 Top man and all congratulations on your promotion mate!

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