Two new board appointments at BHETA

Two board appointments were made at the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA)’s Annual General Meeting on May 18.

David Holmes, director of The DRH Collection, was appointed treasurer, while Tony Grimshaw, director of What More UK joined the board. These moves follow the resignations of previous treasurer Gordon South and Peter Bello.

Tony will also be chairing the trade body’s newly formed Export Committee.

Roger Morgan Grenville, managing director of Dexam, is to extend his tenure as president after two years in the role.

All other board members, officers and committee members were confirmed in post. The full list is:

BHETA President

Roger Morgan Grenville – MD of Dexam

Executive Chairman

Andrew Weiss

Executive Directors

Paul Grinsell – DIY & Home Improvement

Will Jones – Housewares & Home Enhancement


BHETA Board of Directors (Non-Executive)

Roger Morgan Grenville – MD of Dexam

DIY – Paul Boyce – CEO European Operations of  QEP Vitrex

DIY – Rythm Jain – CEO of Eliza Tinsley

Housewares – Richard Walker – Commercial Director of Eddingtons

Housewares – Nick Cornwell – MD of DKB Household UK

DIY – Jonathan Collier – MD of Monument Tools

Housewares – Tony Grimshaw – Director of What More UK



David Holmes – Director of The DRH Collection


Housewares Committee

Richard Walker – Eddingtons (Chair)

Will Jones – BHETA

Mark Baumann – Meyer Group

Kate O’Neil – Rayware

Seema Bhogaita – The Cookware Company

Paul Shelley – Haus Marketing & Distribution

Mark Newbold – Metaltex

Tony Grimshaw – What More UK

Jane Mason – Le Creuset


DIY & Home Improvement Committee

Richard Carr – Fiskars UK (Chair)

Paul Grinsell – BHETA

Nigel Fisher – Yale (UK)

Paul Boyce – QEP Vitrex

Colin Gadd – Shurtape

Tony Fasey – Grange Fencing

Neil McWalter – Select Hardware

Peter Stone – Centurion

Max Crosby-Browne – Home Décor Innovations

Jonathan Collier – Monument Tools



Clare Holland – Financial Controller

Nicola Adams-Brown – Member Services Supervisor

Dawn Clarke – Member Services

Sally Hawkins – Member Services


For more information about BHETA membership, contact the member services team on 0121 237 1130 or visit

BHETA is the leading UK trade association for manufacturers, suppliers and distributors in the housewares, DIYT, garden and home improvement markets. It represents £9 billion at retail sales and over 11,000 employees.

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