Leading European supplier of specialist building materials SIG has appointed Philip Johns as SIG UK Managing Director. Responsible for overseeing the UK operation which includes SIG Distribution and SIG Exteriors, Johns previously worked at SIG for over 28 years in a number of senior leadership roles holding the position of Managing Director for SIG UK Exteriors before his move in 2014 where he became the CEO for MKM Building Suppliers. He re-joins SIG from his most recent position as Chief Commercial Officer with IBMG Group.
Commenting on his appointment he said: “I am delighted to be returning to SIG after five years. The majority of my career has been spent within the Group in various roles and I have a strong allegiance for the organisation and the values it stands for. I join in challenging times for the industry, but I look forward to the challenge as we prepare to emerge stronger, with our primary focus on our customers”.