UKE has announced the appointment of David Pert as e-commerce growth director, a newly created role that forms part of the company’s strategic growth plan. David joins the company from Music Magpie, where he led the digital transformational growth for e-commerce.
Commenting on his new role, David said: “A customer first obsession is pivotal to my approach, as is delivering best-in-class standards and a high growth mindset through continual optimisation. I am thrilled to join UKE in its next phase of growth. Our mission is to bring UKE’s disruptive approach to home improvement which couples an irresistible blend of incredible value and sustainable re-commerce into the mainstream. We have an exciting journey ahead! “
Speaking about Pert’s appointment Helen Lord, founder of UKE, commented: “In 2020 we announced our vision to deliver a world class platform that supports the wider KBB industry in delivering a sustainable solution for pre-owned and ex-display KBB products as well as end of line/slow moving/discontinued stock. David’s wealth of experience in digital growth within the disruptive re-commerce market will ensure we provide a comprehensive, agile platform that fulfils this need and delivers an excellent user experience.“