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New Managing Director takes the Helm at Stewart Milne Homes NWE

Press Release: February 23, 2010

Ian Wilkins, who has just taken the helm at the companys business based in Manchester, will be spearheading growth and acquisition across England as a whole.

A successful and well respected company that was started in 1975 in Aberdeen by Stewart Milne himself, the business is now one of the UKs leading independent housebuilders and is already forging ahead in establishing sites across the English market. Ian Wilkins is ideally qualified to direct the business as he has joined after 17 years with Redrow Homes. While at Redrow, Ian launched a new division that grew from start-up to 500 units a year within 5 years and was latterly MD of the North West England division of the business. He brings considerable expertise in the market and will be responsible for reinforcing the Stewart Milne brand in England.

Speaking about his appointment, Ian Wilkins commented: The Stewart Milne business is well respected in terms of quality, stability and growth. With the upturn in the housing market beginning, there exists a real opportunity to forge the brand across the rest of the UK and build understanding of the strength in design, quality and specification of our homes product. I am very excited about the prospects for the team and the company as a whole.

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