Noel Shanahan Steps Down as Managing Director of FAKRO GB after 24 Years

Noel Shanahan Steps Down as Managing Director of FAKRO GB after 24 Years


Noel Shanahan, the Founder and Managing Director of FAKRO GB, has announced his decision to step down from his position effective Friday 28th June 2024. As a pivotal figure in introducing FAKRO to the UK market, Noel's strategic vision and tireless efforts have been instrumental in establishing and growing our brand's presence and reputation.


Reflecting on his tenure, Noel stated, "In my opinion, FAKRO is the best manufacturer in its class and will continue to develop its products and strategy going into the future." His firm belief in the company's potential highlights his dedication to excellence within the industry.


Despite his departure from the role of Managing Director, Noel emphasised his ongoing commitment to the FAKRO brand. "I will be continuing my relationship with FAKRO into the future through my involvement with Tradecraft Building Products, in Ireland," he affirmed.


Under his leadership, FAKRO GB has achieved significant milestones and solidified its position as a leader in the market. His departure marks the end of an era but also paves the way for new opportunities and fresh perspectives within the organisation.


As Noel bids farewell to his role, the FAKRO team expresses gratitude for his years of service and wishes him the very best in his future endeavours. The company looks forward to building upon his legacy and continuing to thrive in the dynamic landscape of the building products industry.