Trevor Cartwright has been appointed as operations director of leading furniture manufacturer Shackletons.
Previously, Trevor worked as operations director at furniture business YTM Group.
Trevor said: “Successes are achieved by team members working in harmony and driving in the same direction. It’s nice to be part of a successful team knowing that the people around you have the same drive and commitment.
“Shackletons have a positive approach and a strong core team that rise to the challenges – I have never heard anyone say ‘that can’t be done’ and that’s what I like, a positive approach.”
Trevor’s remit will be to drive Shackletons’ ‘lean’ business policy ensuring it is applied, understood and embedded as ‘second nature’ and a way of thinking for all within the company.
Ensuring continuous improvement and consistency within Shackletons service and production processes, he will be charged with adopting a clear strategy to drive change through implementing Shackletons’ lean philosophy.
With over 50 years’ experience, Shackletons is the UK’s leading design and manufacturer of specialist contract furniture for the healthcare sector.