Group Managing Director - Strategic Developments
Alex Goodfellow is Group Managing Director - Stewart Milne Timber Systems and sits on the Stewart Milne Group main board. He has over 30 years’ experience in the construction and house building sector having started his career with house builder Walker Homes.
He joined Stewart Milne Homes in 1999 as Technical Manager, following his role as Chief Architect at Beazer Homes. In 2001 he took responsibility for the technical department of Stewart Milne Timber Systems, where as Technical Director he led the development of new products, designed for the volume house building market. In 2003, he was appointed Managing Director where he spearheaded development of safe crane erection across Scottish industry, that subsequently became industry standard. In 2006, he was appointed Managing Director of Stewart Milne Homes Central Scotland, developing and leading the business strategy to significant growth.
Having held several senior positions within the company, in 2011, he joined the main board, taking overall responsibility for the expansion of Stewart Milne Timber Systems. He plays an important strategic role in the growth of the business and is Chair of their leadership group, driving innovation, growth and improvements.
In his role, he also plays a central part in fostering effective and innovative collaborations between the company and major UK house builders as well as stimulating discussion on the use of offsite construction methods to alleviate the skills and labour issues facing the industry.
He is a board member of the Structural Timber Association and recently was appointed to the board of the CTI (Confederation of Timber Industries).