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Increasing Influence in the Specification Sector

  • 15.10.2020
max bishop

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Max Bishop as Specification Manager for London & the South. Max’s exciting appointment to this role is the next phase in our continued strategy to further develop within the specification sector, building on our growing success of developing industry led innovative timber panel products.

A key part of Max’s role as Specification Manager is to introduce architects, consultants and specifiers to MEDITE SMARTPLY's range of ‘Speciality & Technical’ products – as well as advise on the most suitable and compliant products for a project.

This is an incredibly exciting time for MEDITE SMARTPLY following on from numerous successful new product introductions as well as recent announcement of further, substantial investment into our SMARTPLY mill. This newly created role will enable us to support and influence the sustainable design of future buildings and offering value to our customers and partners.

Max joined MEDITE SMARTPLY in 2017 as part of our Graduate Development Programme, as part of which he not only developed an in-depth technical knowledge of our products but of the wider construction industry as well. In his previous role as our Graduate Technical Sales Manager South, he was responsible for working with our customers, partners and specifiers on successfully developing the regions sales & customer base, securing a number of key projects in the South as a result.

“From when I started in 2017 to now, MEDITE SMARTPLY have provided outstanding development and support on my journey as being a Graduate Technical Sales Manager. Being presented with this new specification role and the opportunity to continue my professional development within MEDITE SMARTPLY is very exciting and I am looking forward to the years to come. As this role is new to the business it will not be without is challenges, but I am confident with the support from the company this role will be beneficial both to the market and MEDITE SMARTPLY ” says Max.

Over the coming months he will be establishing contact with our key partners as well as with his own contacts which he developed during his time as a TSM. In addition, Max will oversee our RIBA CPD presentation delivery and development of key future CPD content.

To get in contact with Max, you can email him at: