Fallon will succeed Douglas McKerracher who is set to retire at the end of July

Wolseley subsidiary Encon has announced the appointment of Gerry Fallon as managing director.

Currently Encon’s operation director, Fallon joined the insulation products distributor in 1986 prior to working for Alcan, Cape Insulation and Pilkington Insulation.

Since joining the firm he has undertaken regional and national management roles.

He will succeed Douglas McKerracher, who is set to retire from the business at the end of July.

Stuart Moore, currently a regional director, has been appointed operations director.

Encon was acquired by Wolseley last year.