Cumbria Waste Group strengthens leadership team

November 24th, 2021

Cumbria Waste Group has strengthened its senior leadership team with two senior-level appointments, as it ramps up its ambitious expansion plans.

Brian Williams has joined the executive team as Commercial Director. Prior to joining, Brian worked at Wood plc where he led the Waste and Resource Management consultancy division, advising local authorities and governments on service efficiency improvements, procurement of new infrastructure and supporting the delivery of tangible improvements in recycling and disposal. He has over 20 years of experience in sales, market and business development, gained in leading waste management and global manufacturing companies.

Duncan Millar has been promoted to the executive position of Operations Director. Duncan started with a Cumbria Waste Group as a Trainee Manager in 2007 and has progressed through a number of client-focused operations roles within the business, including provision of landfill, MRF and material transfer services. In addition to an on-going focus on Health and Safety, Duncan will take a lead role in expanding our operational capability at Hespin Wood, mobilising our new MRF in Middlesbrough, and driving operational improvements across the business.