Neil Woods has been appointed as timber director at Covers. Mr Woods has spent over 22 years in the industry, most recently as category director of timber for a nationwide brand.

He will be based at Covers’ headquarters in Chichester, West Sussex and will be responsible for capitalising on the company’s success and expertise in the timber sector, developing its strategy and driving performance across the group.

Mr Woods said: “I am delighted to be working for, what I consider to be, the ‘premier league’ of companies in the timber sector.

“Covers already enjoys an enviable reputation in the industry for its expertise, product offer, supplier relationships and outstanding customer service. I’m looking forward to working with the team to continue to drive the company’s success and build on its strengths.”