BSH appoints contracts director

18 Aug, 14

Mike Barnes to report to Simon Jones, BSH kitchen division director

BSH has strengthened its management team with the appointment of Mike Barnes as contracts director. He will report directly to Simon Jones, BSH kitchen division director, and will oversee Bosch, Neff and Siemens brands into the newbuild house market.

Simon Jones commented on Mike Barnes appointment: “Mike has many years of senior-level experience within the contracts industry and will assume responsibility for ensuring that the BSH Contracts Division makes a positive contribution towards our ambitious growth targets.”

Mike Barnes added: “Having been associated with the BSH brands for over 30 years during my past career in retail and distribution, I am delighted to be joining the BSH team to promote such brilliant products. I also look forward to working closely with our Contract Customers to ensure we continue to grow and expand this successful division.

Barnes appointment follows the announcement BSH MD Michael Steinle is leaving the UK group for America.