Luxury bed maker Harrison Spinks has named Andrew Salkeld head of business change, a newly created position for the Leeds, England-based manufacturer.
Salkeld is a finance and business expert with more than 10 years of experience in finance and business management. He works closely with the Harrison Spinks executive team to help the company achieve its expanded sales goals.
Most recently, Salkeld worked as an independent business consultant for a number of startup companies.
Simon Spinks, managing director, said: “Andrew’s vast and varied business experience means he’s developed a skill set that will be extremely valuable to us in developing and growing Harrison Spinks over the months and years to come. It’s our vision to double the company’s (sales) during the next five years, and with Andrew’s support, ideas and guidance, we feel we’ll be able to develop a business model that will enable us to meet this objective.”
Speaking about his role, Salkeld said: “Having a background in finance and working with a variety of companies on finance, operations and strategy, I’ve built up a wealth of experience and knowledge on what drives successful and profitable businesses.
“With its sustainable ethos and world-leading spring technology, Harrison Spinks is a very exciting company to be involved with. I look forward to being a part of the team over the coming months and years, developing a sustainable growth strategy that not only outlines how the company can continue to innovate and grow successfully, but also how each Harrison Spinks employee can help contribute to the overall vision of where we see the business in the future.”