Leicestershire-headquartered brick maker Ibstock has appointed a new chief executive officer, who will take over following a handover period.
Joe Hudson will take over the role on 4 April 2018 from Wayne Sheppard, who announced he would step down from the role, after 23 years.
Chairman Jamie Pike said: “The board is extremely grateful to Wayne for his commitment to ensure a smooth transition.
“On behalf of my board colleagues, I thank him for his immense contribution to Ibstock and wish him well in his retirement.”
This announcement, follows the company appointing a new director of technical services, placing Andy Batterham in the role after 22 years’ with the company.