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Towe Takes on Additional Duties at Oldcastle

CRH plc, the international building materials group, announced that Bill Sandbrook, chief executive of CRH's Products and Distribution businesses in the Americas, has decided to resign from his position to pursue other business interests. The chief executives of the Building Products, Building Envelope and Distribution businesses will now report directly to CRH Americas CEO Mark Towe.

Commenting on these changes, CRH Chief Executive Myles Lee said, “We thank Bill for his many years of significant achievement in his career with CRH and we wish him well for the future. Mark, supported by his high-quality team, will continue to develop CRH’s important Products and Distribution segments in the Americas.”

CRH's Products & Distribution division in the Americas comprises Oldcastle Building Products, Oldcastle Building Envelope and Oldcastle Distribution, each of which has its own independent management team.