British furniture manufacturer ercol has announced the appointment of David Finch as finance director.

According to Chairman Edward Tadros, David will join the company at the end of August. He will bring with him industry experience, including from his role as group finance director at Imago Publishing, before which he worked at accountancy and business advisory firm MHA MacIntyre Hudson LLP.

David replaces Mark Lawrence who left ercol last month after 14 years to join ESG, a glass processing company, also as finance director.