MKM Building Supplies announces two new appointments


MKM Building Supplies has appointed Tony Rivenell as group digital and marketing director and Amanda Williams as group human resources director

Builder’s merchant, MKM Building Supplies, has invested in both its marketing and digital capability with the appointment of Tony Rivenell and Amanda Williams.

Tony Rivenell

Rivenell has delivered improvements in customer experience for some of the UK’s best-known brands including Boots, Waitrose & Partners, Ocado and Halfords.  In recent years he has also headed-up a number of high profile, pan European digital programmes.

Tony Rivenell said: “This is a really exciting time to join MKM, the company has an excellent reputation in the trade as a people business, willing go the extra mile to provide first-rate customer service.

“It will be a priority to support the company’s expansion plans with a solid marketing and digital proposition. I very much look forward to the opportunities and challenges this new role brings.”

Amanda Williams

Amanda Williams brings leadership experience gained in both blue chip and independent businesses, across a wide range of sectors including financial services, engineering and manufacturing both in the UK and overseas.

Amanda Williams commented: “I am delighted to be joining MKM at such a pivotal time and have been inspired by the commitment of its people to help the business move forwards and deliver an ambitious programme of expansion. I am looking forward to the challenge of developing its people and culture in line with company growth.”

David Kilburn, CEO added: “We are delighted to welcome Tony and Amanda to the team. They join us at a critical time in our growth, and both bring a wealth of experience in their respective fields to the company.

“Tony’s appointment enables us to add value in the services we provide, and as a people business Amanda’s role is absolutely key – we are confident they will be valuable assets to the team.”


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