New managing director appointed by Wienerberger

Following a recent European management reorganisation, Keith Barker has been appointed as managing director of Wienerberger.

Keith is Wienerberger’s current UK commercial director and has been on the UK board for over seven years. He will become managing director in September this year.

Current managing director Harald Schwarzmayr will take the position of COO of Pipelife North & Western Europe.

Keith said: “I’m delighted to be taking on the role of managing director of Wienerberger’s UK operations. Having worked within the senior management team for over seven years, I am excited to be taking this next step and helping further shape and mould Wienerberger’s future within the UK. We’ve seen some fantastic growth under Harald’s time as Managing Director and I’m keen to continue to expand on this success.”