Fourth generation Rotherham becomes MD

J Rotherham are pleased to announce that Matt Rotherham has been appointed as Managing Director, becoming the fourth generation of the Rotherham family at the helm.

Matt will develop his role from Commercial Director and use his new responsibilities as Managing Director to develop the company’s design, manufacturing and customer service resources.

“It is a real privilege to have the opportunity to take the J Rotherham Group forward into the next generation”, Matt said.

“With an incredible 788 years of combined experience in our workforce, there is a rare combination of skills, knowledge and passion for excellence in everything we do.

“It’s an exciting time for the company, with the biggest investment programme we’ve ever undertaken to support our highly innovative product launches taking place.

“Our mission is to make the best stone products in the world for our customers – and I will continue to place our brand as an ambassador for the highest quality British design and craftsmanship in our industry.”

Joe Rotherham, who Matt replaces as Managing Director, will take a step back from the day-to-day running of the business but will continue on the Board of Directors.

He will continue to share his 40+ years of experience, as well as overseeing the various building projects we are undertaking as part of our biggest ever investment programme.

Joe said: “To stay successful, you need people who want to push the boundaries forward and it is these individuals, such as Matt, who need to operate at the very top level”.