Leading bathroom supplier HiB has announced changes to its Board of Directors, marking a new era for the business. Among the announcements is the promotion of Graham Halsall to the sales director role, marking a significant milestone in his 18-year journey with the company. This strategic move comes as Ash Chilver transitions to product director, overseeing new product development. Additionally, Steve Kaye, marketing director, will be stepping down after an illustrious 32-year tenure at HiB to spend more time with his family.

Graham Halsall has been an integral part of HiB since joining the team 18 years ago. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated exceptional dedication and leadership, driving sales growth and building strong relationships with clients. In his new role as sales director, Graham will lead the UK sales team and work closely with merchant customers to continue HiB’s success.

“I am thrilled and honoured to take on the role of Sales Director at HiB,” said Graham Halsall.

“Having been with the company for nearly two decades, I am deeply committed to our mission and excited to lead our talented sales team towards new achievements. “There are many exciting developments in the pipeline at HiB, and part of my role will be supporting retailers and our fantastic sales team as we bring those projects to life and ensure we continue to offer the best possible service to our customers.

Ash Chilver, who previously held the position of sales director, will now serve as product director. Ash will be putting his years of commercial experience and sales knowledge to use as part of new responsibilities, including overseeing the entire product development process, ensuring HiB continues to innovate and deliver high-quality products to its customers.

“I am eager to step into the role of Product Director and focus on the exciting opportunities in product development,” said Ash Chilver.

“Our commitment to innovation and quality remains at the forefront and I look forward to driving the development of products that appeal to consumers.”

Also announced is the news that Steve Kaye, who has been with HiB for 32 years, will be leaving his role as marketing director,. Steve’s departure marks the end of an era for HiB, where his contributions have been pivotal in shaping the company’s marketing strategies and brand presence.

“After 32 wonderful years at HiB, it is time for me to start the next chapter and spend more time with my family,” said Steve Kaye.

“It has been an incredible journey, and I am grateful for the support and friendships I have built over the years. I wish HiB continued success into the future.”

Robert Ginsberg, HiB’s CEO, commented on the transitions: “We are delighted to promote Graham Halsall to sales director and welcome Ash Chilver into his new role as product director. Both have shown exceptional commitment and expertise to the bathroom industry over the years, and I look forward to working with them to drive growth and the expansion of HiB. 

“We also extend our deepest gratitude to Steve Kaye for his remarkable contributions over the past 32 years. Steve has been a cornerstone of our business, playing an instrumental role in our growth and success. “His contribution has been invaluable and we are hugely grateful for his unwavering commitment to HiB. On behalf of the entire team, I wish him all the best in his future endeavours.”

For more information about HiB visit www.hib.co.uk