National Timber Group appoints new group chief executive

National Timber Group (NTG), one of the UK’s leading independent added value timber processing and distribution groups, has announced the appointment of Scott Cairns as NTG’s Group chief executive

Well known to many across the timber industry, Scott brings a strong track record of transformational growth and financial delivery, gained from a career spanning almost 40 years.

Scott Cairns

Scott has spent much of his career with the Donaldson Group, where he was group chief executive until 2020 and more recently, a non-executive member of the Donaldson board.

During his 26 years with that firm, initially leading Donaldson’s timber and merchanting businesses, Scott transformed the Group’s enterprises into market leaders within their categories.

During his tenure as Group CEO, the Donaldson Group doubled its turnover to over £230million annualised, whilst positively transforming the Group’s profitability.

National Timber Group (NTG) is one of the UK’s leading, independent, added-value timber processing and distribution groups.

It was created through the acquisitions of market-leading brands: Thornbridge, NYTimber, Rembrand Timber, Orchard Timber, Hymor Timber, SV Timber, Norclad and Arnold Laver.

Today, the group is run as an integrated firm, operates from 58 sites across the UK and generates an annual revenue of over £300million.

NTG serves a diverse customer base including joiners, housebuilders, and contractors.

With extensive warehousing, processing and distribution capabilities, the Group can provide customers across the UK with a full range of the highest quality timber, panel, decorative surfaces and engineered wood products supported by comprehensive timber knowledge and specialist expertise.

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