Grafton Merchanting currently operates the Chadwicks, Heiton Buckley, The Panelling Centre, Sam Hire, Plumb Centre, Telfords, Cork Builders Providers, and Davies builders’ and plumbers’ merchanting businesses in the Republic of Ireland. Grafton Merchanting is part of Grafton Group plc.
Grafton Merchanting ROI customers are mainly professional trades people engaged in residential, commercial and industrial maintenance and new-build projects.
Patrick joined the Group and the board as Chief Operating Officer in October 2015 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in November 2017. He was previously Global Marketing Manager with Saint Gobain, an organisation which manufactures and distributes materials and solutions which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all, for over ten years.