New technical officer for GGF

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) has announced that David Borland has joined the organisation as technical officer.

From a career which started in his family’s glazing business, David is said to be a seasoned professional of the glass and window industry. He has almost 40 years’ experience in production, operations and technical management in most areas of the trade including IGUs, toughened glass, laminated glass, digital printing, decorative glass, aluminium and PVC-U doors and windows.

David has previously worked as technical manager for Emirates Glass in both Dubai and subsequently in India, as well as an 18-month spell in Malaysia as production director for DDG Glass.

David commented: “I am delighted to join the GGF at a time when our industry faces many technical challenges. I am very much looking forward to working with GGF members and helping advise them on key technical issues affecting our industry.”

Steve Rice, director of technical affairs, added: “I am very pleased that David has joined the GGF technical department. His wealth of expertise and knowledge will be of great value to the GGF and our membership.”