Rehau strengthens sales team

As its UK operations gather momentum again, Rehau’s Windows Solutions Division continues to invest in its team with the hiring of Hannah Smith as a sales promoter.

Hannah moved to Rehau following four years with Synseal as an account manager and then area sales manager. She will be bringing her skills and understanding of the windows market to bear, assisting Rehau installer customers in the south of the UK.

Hannah will be responsible for serving the needs installers in this area, covering both residential and commercial portfolios. One of her key responsibilities will be to grow the business and promote Rehau’s window ranges within her region, including the Rio Flush Fit and Total70 window and door system.

Barry Gilligan, sales director for Window Solutions at Rehau, commented: “Hannah’s talent for sales, customer service and business development, combined with her expertise in the windows and PVC-U market, means she is ideally placed to help us expand our southern UK operations. This appointment is of great strategic importance as we look to emerge from this COVID-disrupted period as strongly as we possibly can, and Hannah’s experience and enthusiasm for our market-leading products will be key to this.”

This new appointment is the first of a number planned for Rehau’s Windows Solutions division. The company says it is also planning on hiring areas sales managers for the Northwest, Midlands and East Anglia region, and a head of sales for the southern region as the fenestration industry begins to recover from its pandemic-enforced lockdown.

“There’s no getting away from the fact that the business landscape has been dramatically changed by the coronavirus, so it is now more vital than ever that installers and fabricators invest in good value, high-performance solutions,” said Hannah. “With that in mind, I am very much looking forward to getting out there and meeting customers, and assisting them through this unprecedented time with not just Rehau’s portfolio of reliable and eye-catching window ranges, but also their sector-leading marketing support and services offering, including Rehau Connect and the Authorised Partner Program.”