David Grimes, managing director of Landmark Wholesale member, A G Parfett amp; Sons, has taken a seat on the Landmark Wholesale Board of Directors. The appointment follows Steve Parfett’s move to a new position on the board as non-executive chairman.
Grimes has had a long career at Parfetts, starting as company accountant, before moving to the deputy general manager of the Sheffield Depot where he was part of the team which handled the branch’s opening – a role for which he received an FWD Gold Medal. He became finance director in 2006 and took over as md in 2011 when Steve Parfett become executive chairman.
Congratulating him on his appointment, Landmark Wholesale managing director, Martin Williams said: “We warmly welcome David to the Landmark Wholesale board; his wealth of knowledge and experience will help us to achieve our long-term objectives and maintain our excellent pattern of growth over the next few years.”
Meanwhile Landmark has appointed Derek Ramsay as retail development manager for Lifestyle Express in Scotland.