Leadership

  • Mark Eburne

    Mark Eburne - Chief Executive Officer

    Mark’s background is in the automotive and construction industries having held director roles at RAC, National Grid, Elliott Group and Wolseley. His focus is to help businesses grow by identifying market opportunities and investing in operational improvement and expansion.

  • Rachel Lawrence - Chief Financial Officer

    Rachel joined the board as Group Chief Financial Officer in July 2018. Rachel has worked both in Big Four accountancy practice at KPMG and EY and at the South West based firm Albert Goodman, she has also spent time working in industry. Her specialism is in financial modelling and corporate finance. Rachel has a strategic focus, aiming to help management understand the business and plan for its future.

  • David Young

    David Young - Managing Director, Bradfords Building Supplies

    David joined Bradfords in 2014 and was appointed Managing Director for Bradfords Building Supplies in September 2015. He joined the Bradfords Group Board in June 2017. David has worked in the construction materials industry throughout his career including 18 years at Wolseley. He specialises in developing businesses through strong relationships with customers, suppliers and employees.

  • Ian Church

    Ian Church - Managing Director, Snows Timber

    Having spent his entire career in various operational roles at Travis Perkins Ian joined Bradfords as Operations Director for Bradfords Building Supplies in March 2016. He was appointed as Snows Managing Director in April 2017 and joined the Bradfords Group Board in June 2017. Ian is renowned for his ability to build strong teams focused on delivering exceptional customer service.

  • Alan Platt

    Alan Platt - Non Executive Director

    Alan joined the Bradfords Group Board in August 2017 and has a broad business background in a variety of industries. He graduated from Cambridge University in 1997 with a degree in Engineering, and has since held executive roles in engineering, sales, marketing, and general management. He currently advises numerous high-growth tech companies, mentors entrepreneurs at Cambridge University’s Judge Business School, and is a keen amateur property developer.