Crofts & Assinder, one of the UK’s premium handle and architectural fittings manufacturers, has announced the appointment of a new financial director.

Kevin Taylor, who will be based at the company’s headquarters in Birmingham, has spent the last 15 years at finance director level in various industries.

As well as overseeing all financial aspects of Crofts & Assinder, Kevin’s new role will see him work closely with the senior management team on a strategic level to drive and support the business’ ambitious growth plans.

Commenting on his new appointment, Kevin says: “I’m delighted to have joined Crofts & Assinder. Over the years, I have worked with some major brand names so I’m keen to apply this experience to an already successful and growing family business and see it go on to bigger and better things.

Alex Crofts, CEO of Crofts & Assinder, comments: “We’re really excited to welcome Kevin to our energetic and dynamic team.

“As we continue to grow and enjoy success in this fast-paced industry, our plans for the future are very ambitious. It’s vital therefore that we have a strong team in place and that we have the knowledge of experts like Kevin to help us achieve our goals and drive our expansion forward.