Ideal Standard has appointed Rachel Whittaker as the company’s new Finance Director for the UK & Ireland. 

Rachel has been with Ideal Standard for twelve years, most recently working as Group Commercial Finance Business Partner in Brussels and will take up the new role on 1st July 2020. She takes over the role from David Barber, who was appointed Managing Director for UK & Ireland in April. 

Rachel Whittaker commented: “The last few months have been incredibly challenging for everyone in our sector, but our industry is resilient and will bounce back. I will be supporting Ideal Standard in driving growth throughout its business and its customer base over the next period.”

David Barber, Managing Director Ideal Standard UK, added: “We’re delighted to have Rachel join our UK leadership team and look forward to benefitting from her wide expertise and understanding of how our business, customers and other markets operate.” 

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Ideal Standard International is a leading provider of design driven bathroom solutions. Supplying both to consumer and trade Ideal Standard create bathroom design with functional solutions to ensure the ultimate in style and flair.

As Europe’s leading contemporary brand, Ideal Standard create bathroom designs which integrate functional bathroom solutions with style. Ideal Standard is dedicated to enhancing the total environment of the consumer’s bathroom by combining innovation and beauty for a unique body and mind experience.

Ideal Standard have a raft of award winning designers to include Robin Levien, Mario Bellini, David Chipperfield and Seymour Powell.