Oli James Appointed Technical Director at Donaldson Timber Engineering

Donaldson Timber Engineering has promoted Oli James to Technical Director. 

In his new role, Oli will initially be overseeing Cambridge and Ilkeston Roofs as well as supporting and advising on technical standards and issues with national housebuilders and their technical teams.

Oli joined DTE in 2011 as General Manager for Ilkeston Roofs and has more than 20 years of experience in the industry. Before joining DTE, he worked as designer, then assistant manager and finally branch manager at Palgrave Brown. Oli also worked as Field Sales Manager for SIG Roofing. 

"With hands–on experience of product design, combined with roles involving client support and manufacturing, Oli has a proven ability to understand the needs of our customers and ensure that we provide solutions to support their projects efficiently and cost effectively."

Luke Roberts, Managing Director of DTE

Commenting on his appointment, Oli said: “I’m really pleased to be taking on this new role and I am looking forward to new challenges ahead. I look forward to pushing DTE’s technical capabilities nationally and working alongside the rest of the team.’’