Billington appoints 29-year-old finance director

Grant Prior 11 years ago
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Structural steel specialist Billington is set to appoint one of the industry’s youngest finance directors.

Trevor Taylor, 29, will take over as FD of the firm on December 1 following the retirement of Peter Hart after 22 years at the firm.

Taylor joined Billington as Financial Controller in August 2008 working alongside Hart.

In March 2011 he was appointed Financial Director of Billington subsidiary Peter Marshall Steel Stairs Limited.

Taylor graduated with honours from Birmingham University in 2002 in Accounting & Finance and then joined Allotts Chartered Accountants before joining Billington in 2008.

Steve Fareham, CEO of Billington Holdings said: “The board would like to thank Peter for his 22 years of dedication and hard work which contributed to the growth of the company.

“We will miss Peter both personally and professionally and would like to wish him well in his retirement but we look forward to welcoming Trevor to the Board.

“Trevor joined Billington three years ago and was instrumental in the acquisition of Peter Marshall Steel Stairs Limited.

“Billington prides itself in investing in our staff and promoting people from within. I am in no doubt that Trevor’s experience and knowledge of the Company will ensure a smooth transition.”

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