Matthew Pitt has been named managing director of sink and brassware supplier Abode and will assume the position on March 1, 2020.
He succeeds Darren Holliday, who founded the company in 2002 and has spent 18 years at the helm.
Holliday will be moving on to new challenges, including studying for a Master’s Degree at Leeds University.
Matthew Pitt, currently operations director at Abode has been with the company for over 10 years adn the existing management team will remain in place.
Darren Holliday commented:“It has been a really hard decision to come to, but I feel like I’m ready for new challenges.”
He added: “I know the company is in great shape and that I’m leaving the company in really good hands with Norcros and the management team at Abode.”
Norcros CEO, Nick Kelsall, said: “Darren has worked tirelessly to grow the Abode brand into the success that it is today and I would like to thank him for his dedication and valued contribution.
“I would also like to offer my best wishes to Matthew in his new role at what is an incredibly important time for Abode.”
Speaking about his new role, Matthew Pitt said: “I’m really looking forward to taking the business into the next phase of its evolution and I have lots of ideas.
“The whole team at Abode are really passionate about what they do and it is a pleasure to be leading the company forward at such an exciting time.”