Kevin Riddle appointed as CFO at IDS

by Rob McKechnie

Kevin Riddle appointed as CFO at IDS

Statement from Andy Sutton, recently appointed Chief Executive Officer, International Decorative Surfaces Limited.

“It is a privilege to be taking on the role of CEO and I am committed to building on the many successes to date and look forward to taking IDS through the next stage of its journey. We have a talented team, enduring and innovative suppliers and valued customers, and I am delighted and humbled to have been chosen to lead the business into the future with the full support of our new owners.

I am delighted to welcome to the board Kevin Riddle as our new Chief Financial Officer, who brings to the business vast experience as a senior financial professional across multiple market sectors including automotive, distribution and logistics. Over the last decade Kevin has worked as CFO for several privately owned and private equity backed high-growth businesses, leading acquisitions and integration processes. We also intend to appoint a Chief Operating Officer to further strengthen the board and I will have more information about that in due course.

As we embrace change, we look forward positively to our next growth chapter with a business driven by a strong and experienced team of people at all levels. What remains enduring in this change is our commitment to our suppliers and customers.”

Contact IDS: 01782 567200, [email protected] or web: