New BDM for the north west

Kestrel has recruited former architectural technician Andrew Shaw a new business development manager for the North West.

Andrew has been in the roofline and roofing industry for more than 20 years. Moving from architecture in the 1990s, Andrew worked in the technical department of a large roofing products company before progressing into sales. 

“I was lucky enough to have three potential job offers,” Andrew said. “I chose Kestrel because of its emphasis on quality products.

“There’s been a significant investment in the company and the leadership have a very clear vision for its future.

“I was also very impressed with the procedures in place to ensure Kestrel’s building products are consistently great quality.”

Sales and marketing director for Kestrel Owen Thorogood said: “Andrew has a wealth of industry experience and technical knowledge, giving him a sound understanding of the industry both from a technical and sales perspective. 

“With this background, I’m sure that Andrew will be an excellent addition to the Kestrel team.”