SMTS Ltd are delighted to announce the appointment of Rod Allan to the position of Operations Director. This is a newly created role encompassing Procurement, Design, Planning and Manufacturing.
Rod brings with him a wealth of experience in the development and implementation of business strategy with a particular focus on the deployment of technology solutions and lean methodology.
Most recently an Executive Director with Havelock Europa Plc, the interiors, furniture manufacturer and contractor, Rod also spent 12 years as a board director of Metsawood UK Ltd including 6 as Managing Director. Rod worked internationally with both Havelock and Metsa and with spells at Scottish and Newcastle and as a consultant with Quattro Consult in Edinburgh Rod has a very rounded experience to bring to SMTS.
During his time at Metsawood Rod served on the board of the Centre for Timber Engineering and Edinburgh Napier University and whilst at Havelock was active within the CBI.