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Ian Haldane elected to the Board of the Builders Merchants Federation

from 1st July 2017.

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Wednesday 3 May 2017

Haldane Fisher are delighted to announce Ian Haldane (Group Managing Director of The Haldane Shiells Group), has been elected to the Board of the Builders Merchants Federation with effect from 1 July 2017.

The Builders Merchants Federation Ltd (BMF) represent and protect the interests of builders’ merchants and suppliers to the merchanting industry in the UK. The BMF With 578 merchant and supplier members who together have combined sales of over £24.6bn and employ over 117,500 operating from over 4,800 branches across the UK in the building materials industry.

Ian Haldane is joined on the Board of The Builders Merchants Federation by Andrew Harrison of Travis Perkins plc and Shanker Patel of Lords Group.  They replace Stewart Pierce of Parker Building Supplies and Stephen Thompstone of Wyckham Blackwell, who retire by rotation having each served two three year terms of office, and Nikki Mortimer who resigned from the board on leaving GPH Builders Merchants.

BMF Chairman, Peter Hindle said: “We are delighted to welcome three excellent representatives of the Federation’s broad membership to the Board.  The range of experience they collectively offer will be extremely valuable as we move forward.”