Thornton & Ross has announced that Roger Scarlett-Smith has agreed to take up the position of interim managing director at Thornton & Ross Ltd, effective October 8 2018, for a minimum period of six months.
He has had an exceptional career in the Consumer Healthcare Industry heading numerous Divisions with GlaxoSmithKline, including the UK, Europe, Australasia and North America.
Dieno George will assist Roger in the transition period prior to his retirement at the end of December 2018.
Dieno George, executive vice president Brands at STADA, said: “I have known Roger for over 20 years and believe he will provide great leadership while he is at Thornton & Ross and will undoubtedly use his expertise in business strategy and global marketing to not only develop T&R as a business, but add to the consumer business strategy with STADA.”
Roger Scarlett-Smith: “I am delighted to be joining the team in Huddersfield. I am very keen to meet everyone, learn all about the business and start building new growth opportunities together.”