Former Alsford Timber managing director John Griffiths has joined TradePro in the same role.

Mr Griffiths has more than 20 years’ experience in the building materials, DIY, merchant and manufacturing sector and has held senior positions at Wickes, Hunter Timber, Builders Mate and Ruberoid.

Mr Griffiths sits on the board of TRADA and is a prominent board member of the Builders Merchants Federation.