As part of the on-going review into the management structure the HTA Board have appointed Mrs Alex Vick as the Senior Executive Director with immediate effect.
Alex brings to this role a wealth of experience in financial and commercial management as well as proven leadership experience. Alex is a Statutory Director of the HTA, having joined the Board in April 2016.
Adam Wigglesworth, President, said “I am delighted that Alex has accepted this position. Her commitment and enthusiasm to improving the HTA for the members has become clear to the Board. I am confident that with her direction, the Leadership team of the HTA will focus on the areas that bring most value to its members.”
He added “The HTA is fortunate to have a senior team with specialist knowledge which working collaboratively, can cover the very diverse issues affecting all of our members. The HTA Board are currently in the process of reviewing the management structure and Alex’s appointment is step one in ensuring the organisation drives forward and continues to look after the interests and needs of its members better.”
The Senior Leadership team at the HTA comprises –
Alex Vick – Senior Executive Director and Finance Director
Anne Clark –Director of Human Resources
Martin Simmons - Director of Operations
Raoul Curtis-Machin - Director of Horticulture
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The Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) is the trade association for the UK garden industry. It helps its members to flourish by representing, promoting and developing the garden industry through their key values; collaboration, innovation, influence and integrity.
Its key roles include: provision of advice-based services such as business improvement schemes, briefings and helplines; training, conferences and events for members; market information and research; promotions such as the National Garden Gift Voucher scheme; and working closely with government and the media to influence policy and projects.