Hansgrohe has announced the appointment of James Murray as projects consultant for international projects. Reporting to Jay Phillips, head of projects, James will work closely with international design and architectural practices in the hospitality and residential sectors.

James joins Hansgrohe with a wealth of knowledge and industry experience, having worked for Kohler for 13 years, latterly in its worldwide division as corporate accounts manager.

James says: “I’ve long been an admirer of Hansgrohe products – it's a very well-respected brand within the design community with true global reach. The brand is renowned for top design, German quality and fantastic innovation. I’m very much looking forward to playing my part in Hansgrohe’s continued success.”