Andy Butler becomes new chief executive of SWR


Specialist recycling and waste management company SWR has appointed Andy Butler as its new chief executive.

Previously finance director at SWR, he will lead the company through its next stage of strategic development having been involved in a number of strategic initiatives that have seen SWR grow to a £16 million turnover company.


Mark Avenell has also been appointed operations director, Will Keer becomes motor business development director and Wayne Basham becomes commercial director.

SWR chairman Angus MacDonald said: “I am delighted to announce these appointments. This is an exciting time of change for SWR with lots of development on the horizon. All appointments reflect SWR’s drive for innovation within these specific areas. I am confident that we have a very capable set of individuals at the top of the business driving this development and I look forward to seeing the company progress and grow in the coming years.”

He replaces Giles Whiteley who left the company in August. See here for more