Aluminium systems house, Exlabesa has appointed Ripley Foster as its National Specification Manager. His role will cover the whole of the country and will involve working with specifiers and supporting commercial fabricators in tendering for contracts.

Derek Hodgson, Exlabesa’s General Manager, said, “We are delighted that Ripley has joined the company. He has got a wealth of experience in the commercial and specification market that he will be bringing with him.”

Ripley is similarly pleased to have joined the team, saying, “This is a great opportunity to work with a company whose aluminium product range is superb and they have already achieved success in the UK and international commercial markets. In my role, I am looking forward to adding further value in this sector while supporting their commercial fabricating partners.”

Exlabesa extrudes aluminium profiles and facades for domestic and commercial applications. The company has been listening to and working in co-operation with architects and specifiers both nationally and internationally for many years helping to develop a range of innovative products that includes aluminium facades, curtain walling, windows, doors and low rise glazing. All products are extruded in the company’s state of the art Doncaster headquarters and can be anodised and painted in house too.