Kärcher Australia has appointed Hamish Matheson managing director effective 1 March 2016.
He comes to Kärcher from Stanley Black & Decker where over the last 13 years he held various sales, marketing and management roles across Australia, New Zealand and the US.
In his most recent position Mr Matheson was commercial sales director for Stanley Black & Decker’s Australian independent sales channel, working across industrial, automotive, tool specialist, construction and independent hardware. He was also responsible for maintaining New Zealand business and reporting to the managing director of ANZ.
Based in Melbourne, he will be responsible for both the retail and professional channels witihin the Australian business.
“With strong experience in durable consumer goods, a proven record of top and bottom line growth, cost and working capital management, Hamish will lead Kärcher Australia towards the next stage of growth and development,” said the company statement.