Leigh Leather Joins Roper Rhodes as Group Sales Director

Roper Rhodes Ltd is delighted to announce the recent appointment of Leigh Leather to the role of Group Sales Director.

Leigh has a very strong sales management background and has spent almost 20 years in the bathroom sector holding key roles. Starting in the industry with Kohler Mira in 1994, Leigh later joined Grohe UK as Head of Sales, Major Accounts, quickly rising through the ranks to become Sales Director and then Regional Vice President Sales & Marketing of Grohe Pacific Pte Ltd in 2007, leading their business in the Southeast Asia & Pacific region with great success.

A return to the UK in 2009 saw Leigh re-joining Kohler Mira Ltd as Business Director for Kohler UK before being promoted to oversee both the Kohler UK and Kohler Daryl businesses in 2010.

Paul Roper, Managing Director of Roper Rhodes, says “Leigh joins us at a very exciting time for Roper Rhodes and I am thrilled to welcome someone with his skills and experience on board. We have been working on a raft of new product and brand strategies with exciting launches in the pipeline and Leigh’s appointment will be instrumental to our future development and on-going success.”

Roper Rhodes Ltd, based in Bath, are a privately held company established in 1979 designing and manufacturing bathroom equipment under the Roper Rhodes, R2, Tavistock and Trade brands.