The chairman of the Board of the Cement and Concrete Association of New Zealand, Andrew Moss, has been appointed general manager of Golden Bay Cement.
Andrew has been a CCANZ Board member for four years and is now in his second term as chairman.
CCANZ chief executive Patrick McGuire says he is delighted with the appointment.
“Golden Bay Cement is a key supporter of CCANZ and we are fortunate to have a strong working relationship with Andrew already,” says Mr McGuire. “Andrew has a wealth of knowledge and experience and will continue to be a real asset to our association and the wider industry.”
Previously marketing manager of Golden Bay Cement, Andrew has more than 13 years experience in the industry, working in a variety of business and marketing development, logistical and customer management roles since joining the company in 1991.
Andrew took up his new role on 16 May 2007.
The cement and concrete industry in New Zealand has an annual turnover of approximately $550m and annually produces 1.12Mt of cement in New Zealand for new residential, non-residential and commercial construction.
Over the past few years, the industry has experienced strong, sustained growth consistent with growth in the construction sector of approximately three per cent per annum.