Julian Maturi, the MD of Palletways when it was sold to its current owner James Wilson in 2004, has returned to the business as an executive director. Ex-Wincanton man Maturi led a management buyout of Palletways backed by 3i in 2002. He then sold the business to Wilson and Phoenix Equity Partners, marking the start of the network’s rapid European expansion. Although Maturi had remained in touch with Palletways, his return on a part-time basis represents a significant scaling up […]
Mark Cartwright has been appointed as group MD of Cartwright Group, less than a month after the resignation of former joint MDs John and Steven Cartwright. Peter Cartwright continues as chairman and Lisa Cartwright as a director on the new board.
Pallet-Track will increase its number of members to 80, after recruiting five new hauliers into its pallet network.
Tipper bodybuilder Thompsons (UK) has appointed Sheri Gibbons as its new business development manager for South East England.