John Robinson named president of BMA

Business director of Ideal Standard starts two-year tenure

07 Jul, 20

Business director of Ideal Standard John Robinson has been elected president of the Bathroom Manufacturers Association (BMA), succeeding managing director of Roca UK Alan Dodds.

John Robinson named president of BMA

The election took place during the association’s annual general meeting, which was held online for the first time due to COVID-19.

Managing director of Thomas Dudley Jason Parker was named first vice-president and chief commercial officer of Bristan was chosen as second vice president.

On assuming the role of BMA president John Robinson said: “I’m looking forward to continuing my work with the BMA and taking on this role.

“It has been many years since a member from the Ideal Standard has had the privilege of being in this position.

“I am honoured to have been confirmed, and humbled that my peers in both our business and the industry consider me worthy of this appointment.”

Chief executive of the BMA Tom Reynolds added: “John is a well-known and respected figure in the bathroom industry who I’m looking forward to working with closely as president.

“Along with Jason Parker and Jason Smith, we are lucky to have such a strong presidential team that will ensure the association continues to deliver value for members and be the voice of the industry.

“I want to pay tribute to our outgoing president, Alan Dodds, who has done a tremendous job in leading the association through some tumultuous times.”