Aggregate Industries appoints new aggregates MD

Andy Swinnerton takes on new role on the executive committee

Andy Swinnerton

Aggregate Industries has appointed Andy Swinnerton as the new managing director of the firm’s aggregates division.

Swinnerton will now join the Aggregate Industries’ executive committee and will be responsible for spearheading growth of the aggregates business unit.

He has more than 30 years of experience in the extractive industries and joined Aggregate Industries in 2016 as a director of business excellence, bringing with him a strong background of leading businesses while focusing on customer centricity and improving sustainability standards.

He will report directly into Guy Edwards, chief executive of Aggregate Industries.

Commenting on his appointment, Swinnerton said: “I’m delighted to be named as the new managing director of Aggregate Industries’ aggregates business and look forward to making my mark as the newest executive committee member.

“Despite the challenging times facing the industry, I’m really proud of the great work this excellent team has delivered during the pandemic and can’t wait to continue to not only meet, but exceed, customer service and expectations.”

Edwards added: “Andy has brought an excellent contribution to the organisation during a very-challenging year and I have no doubt that he’ll help to further grow our aggregates business and continue to supply products and services to our customers with excellence.”

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