Beazer Homes names treasurer
Beazer Homes USA, Inc. has named Christopher Grumboski VP and treasurer. In his new role, he will be take charge of all treasury-related functions, including cash management, lender and land-banking relations and debt capital markets activities.
Additionally, Beazer’s former treasurer, Ekaterina Schwallie, has been named VP national finance and strategic planning.
“We are pleased to welcome Mr. Grumboski to Beazer Homes,” said Bob Salomon, EVP and CFO. “His background includes extensive capital markets and corporate banking experience, adding a crucial skillset as we continue to grow the business and return to profitability.”
Previously, Grumboski was serving as director, debt capital markets for SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc. There, he was charged with the structuring, execution, pricing and distribution of public and private debt offerings.
He has also held various corporate banking and capital markets positions at BNP Paribas and Banc One Capital Markets.
Fiberon hires Europe market manager
New London, N.C.-based Fiberon, maker of wood-alternative decking, railing and fencing products, hired Robert Staudte as its new European market manager. Staudte will oversee marketing and sales for all European countries from his office in Gütersloh, Germany.
Fiberon said that a critical component of Staudte’s role will be to increase Fiberon’s channel presence in the existing markets, as well as expand the company’s footprint into other countries.
His background includes senior management positions in leading European companies. He has managed laminate flooring exports for Kronotex Germany a member of the Swiss Krono Group, a leading manufacturer of wood-based products. He has helped develop the Kronoswiss brand and strengthen the “Made in Switzerland” label for this renowned manufacturer and finisher of wood-based products.
Robert also held senior sales positions for laminate flooring manufacturer Witex Flooring based in Germany.
“Robert is simply a pro’s pro when it comes to international home-building and lumber products,” said Doug Mancosh, president of Fiberon. “He has the experience, the contacts and the drive to help Fiberon achieve its vision of becoming the leader in wood-alternative decking products throughout Europe.”