Rexel strengthens senior management team

Rexel, a leading UK distributor of electrical products, has strengthened its senior management team, with Mark Fiddy taking on the role of UK Sales and Branch Operations Director and Peter Elliott becoming Commercial Director.

As UK Sales & Branch Operations Director, Mark’s focus will be to continue to improve the customer experience while building profitable growth for Rexel through its network of 250 UK branches. As a member of the Rexel team for over 18 years, Mark brings with him a wealth of experience in general management.

On his appointment, Mark commented: “It’s been fantastic to see the company evolve over the years and I look forward to driving further customer growth throughout our branches, as well as finding new ways in which Rexel UK can provide further added value to its customers and their businesses.”

Previously Purchasing Director, Peter Elliott will now be responsible for the purchasing and category teams, and strategic supplier relationships at UK level. In this role, Peter will continue to build an enhanced customer proposition from a product perspective through Rexel’s branch network.

Peter says: “I am delighted to be appointed as Commercial Director and look forward to the opportunity to take responsibility for the delivery of category and product commercial strategy, as well as the deployment of the customer offer plans to lead Rexel’s strategic supplier relationships.”

After 10 years with Rexel, Peter will also oversee Rexel’s team of Regional Commercial Managers.

John Hogan, CEO, Rexel UK and Ireland, comments: “The coming 12 months promise to be an exciting time for Rexel and our customers, as we embark on consolidating our UK presence, expanding our product portfolio and enhancing our availability of services. I have no doubt that Mark and Peter’s extensive experience will help us to further strengthen our offering so that we can continue to provide customers with the products and solutions they need, when and where they need them.”