New operations and sales manager appointed by Plumbase

John Cooper

National independent plumbers’ merchant Plumbase has appointed John Cooper to the position of Northern operations and sales manager for its Spares division.

With 29 years of experience in the heating industry, including previous roles with British Gas and selling domestic and commercial heating spares via merchants, John brings a wealth of industry expertise to the position. His role as Northern operations and sales manager, expanding the Spares external team, will strengthen Plumbase’s strategic plans to grow by maintaining close relationships with existing customers and exploring opportunities with new audiences.

He said: “I am delighted to have been given the chance to join an already experienced and successful team. It is important that our branches continue to develop and also embrace new avenues, while keeping the customer at the heart of everything we do. I feel with the team we have in place this is certainly achievable, and I look forward to a long and successful career with Plumbase Spares.”

Aidan Ogle, spares director at Plumbase, added: “It is essential for Plumbase Spares to keep offering a consistently high level of service to its customers, and with the addition of John to our experienced and knowledgeable team we’re confident this will be the case. It’s fantastic to bring someone with so much experience and passion for the industry to the team, and we’re confident that John will contribute strongly to help grow the business over the coming years.”