Avantis Hardware with its Kubu brand has appointed Alastair Wheeler as national key accounts manager, bringing with him 30 years’ experience and expertise in the hardware sector.

CEO Mark Bromley said: “Alastair’s experience combined with his personality, helpful nature and insatiable work ethic, will make him an instant hit with all of our customers. It is often said that the assets of any good business are its team members, and our customers could not be in better hands as we look to accelerate the growth of Kubu.”

Alastair Wheeler added: “Having Known Mark Bromley for over 20 years now I’m thrilled to be joining the business at this stage of evolution. With a background of working for large global players in the hardware sector I’m looking to bring in my skillset and to use it for the business and the betterment of the existing customer base too.”