With business increasing across the UK and into Europe, leading external door and timber window hardware specialist, Coastal Group has expanded its management team to further support its development and growth aspiration plans.
Phil Walklett has joined Coastal Group as Operations Manager and will use his many years’ experience within the timber industry to help oversee day to day activities across the business. In particular, Phil will be looking to focus on further developing the company’s internal and external software infrastructure to create wider benefits and efficiencies for Coastal’s customers. Phil is also an experienced CAD user and is further developing Coastal's section & product drawings for customers.
Having worked in the timber manufacturing sector for over 25 years, including technical management and IT roles within renowned timber window and door manufacturer Clearwood, Phil has brought about significant improvements within every business he has worked for through the development and implementation of business software systems across internal and customer-facing platforms.
According to Coastal’s Senior Director Anthony Jenner Phil’s experience within the timber and window and door manufacturing sector will help the company as demand for its services continues to grow.
“It’s an exciting time for the business in terms of our growth and development and a great time to welcome Phil to Coastal Group. The combination of our product offering combined with our industry knowledge and dedicated focus on customer service and support has been a catalyst for growth and Phil’s experience and skills, particularly in software and IT will help us develop that even further,” said Anthony.