Donaldson Timber Engineering promotes Luke Roberts to business development role

20 February 2017

Luke Roberts has been appointed as business development director engineered joist solutions at Donaldson Timber Engineering (DTE).

Roberts has been promoted from his position as Ilkeston Beams general manager, and his new role will be aimed primarily at expanding DTE’s existing engineered joist offering, and developing a more comprehensive overall package inclusive of value added products and solutions.

Well established in the timber industry, he has been with DTE for nine years and previously held positions at Walker Timber Group and National Hickman.

Jonathan Fellingham, managing director of DTE, said: “The business is going from strength to strength, and we are committed to continually expanding our product offering and investing in the evolving needs of our customers. Luke is a valuable asset to the team and we are extremely pleased to offer him this new position. We know his knowledge of the industry and dedication to our customers makes him a great fit for the role.”

Roberts added: “I’m really pleased to be taking on this role and I’m looking forward to the new challenge. We have a great opportunity to develop new and improved joist solutions, and I can’t wait to deliver results for our customers and the business.”