Daval has appointed Nigel Palin as business development manager.
Palin was sales manager at the now dissolved Prentice Furniture for over two decades. He has a depth of knowledge of the industry and experience as a negotiator, strategic planner and sales person.
He said: “I have always admired Daval’s business model, having worked for a brand competitor for the past 23 years, so to have the opportunity to be an instrumental part of its future is an extremely welcome prospect for me.
“Hoping to bring a fresh perspective on all things Daval, I aim to prioritise the customer journey and maintain the company’s customer-centric philosophy for both brand and business.”
Simon Bodsworth, managing director at Daval at said: “We’re very grateful to be able to welcome Nigel to the ever-expanding team at Daval. Imparting us with his sound knowledge and market experience, I am confident that he will be able to help facilitate new growth, as well as encourage a heightened level of product and brand awareness across UK retail and consumer markets.
“The talented and growing team at Daval Furniture will be attending this years Kbb Birmingham in March, and it will provide our customers – new and existing – with an opportunity to meet Nigel for the first time and develop a pipeline of business via our new collection of furniture design solutions for the kitchen and bedroom in 2020.”