HOPPE (UK) has appointed Rob Thomas as business development manager for the Midlands.
With over 30 years in the door and architectural ironmongery industry, Rob has extensive experience in dealing with steel, timber and aluminium door sets. Starting in 1988 with architectural ironmongers Parker, Winder and Achurch, Rob has gone on to work for a wide range of door manufacturers and door hardware suppliers.
Rob also completed his Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI) Diploma and is currently working towards becoming a Registered Architectural Ironmonger (RegAI). As a fully qualified DipGAI, Rob can help HOPPE (UK) customers choose the right products for their projects. He can also give them technical advice and make sure the project meets the relevant standards and regulations.
Rob said: “After working in this industry for so many years, I’m excited to have the opportunity to provide a far better quality of product and service to our customers and ultimately the people who work, live, play and shop within the as-built environments we help create and sustain.
HOPPE is market leader in the field of door and window hardware and it’s a pleasure to be working with such experienced ironmongery experts.”
HOPPE (UK) Ltd is a market leader in the field of door and window hardware. As a member of HOPPE Group, HOPPE (UK) benefits from over 60 years’ experience in architectural hardware. Based in Wolverhampton, HOPPE is committed to providing products that have been tested to meet the latest European and British standards.