Safestyle UK plc (LON:SFE) , the leading retailer and manufacturer of PVCu replacement windows and doors to the UK homeowner market, today announced the appointment of Julia Porter as Non-Executive Director, effective immediately.
Julia is currently a business consultant providing advice to leadership teams across public, not for profit and start-up businesses covering CRM, data strategy, business development and GDPR.
Julia was a board member at the Direct Marketing Association from 2011-2017 and was Director of Consumer Revenues for Guardian News & Media from 2012-2016, where she was responsible for delivering ecommerce and subscriptions and the development of CRM and customer data strategies. From 2006-2011 she held a number of senior marketing roles at ITV plc including Acting Group Marketing & Research Director from 2010-2011. Prior to this, Julia was Client Services & Marketing Director for a VC-backed digital asset management business subsequently acquired by Getty Images.
Julia also holds a MBA from the London Business School.
Alan Lovell, Chairman Safestyle UK PLC, said:
“I am pleased to welcome Julia to our Board as a Non-Executive Director. Julia’s significant experience in marketing and business consulting will be invaluable as we continue our focus on delivering growth and returning to sustainable profitability.”