Joshua Cox

Ibstock Brick Specification Consultant

Josh joined Ibstock in 2014 as a Designer and Estimator in Ibstock’s CAD Department. Having studied a BSc (Hons) in Architectural Technology at the University of Derby, Josh was able to pick up valuable product knowledge early on in his career whilst working in the CAD Department.

In 2017, Josh took the opportunity to develop his skills further within Ibstock, being promoted to a Design Advisor role where he worked within an experienced team of design professionals, responsible for first class design and technical support to architects, designers, contractors and Ibstock’s specification sales team.

After two years as a Design Advisor, Josh moved into a role in Ibstock’s sales team as a Specification Consultant initially supporting the South West of England. Having refined areas, Josh’s main focus is on the West Midlands, including additional counties such as Warwickshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. Having an understanding of the design and specification of building materials in various construction buildings enables a clear vision of where Ibstock’s products, systems and components can help customers create effective and innovative solutions for all types of building projects.

Ibstock Brick has a long history of brick making and industrial activity, dating back 200 years to the early 1800s. From the sinking of the first coal shaft at Ibstock, Leicestershire in 1825, to the launch of our new I-Studio in London, Ibstock has witnessed dozens of buildings and brick work innovations take place.

Ibstock Brick is the UK’s leading brick manufacturer, offering a wide range of clay facing bricks, components and systems with manufacturing sites across the country. Operating to the highest standards of health and safety and environmental stewardship, Ibstock Brick produces many of the building and cladding component essential for new housebuilding, refurbishment and non-housing products.

Ibstock Brick is part of Ibstock plc, a leading manufacturer of clay bricks and concrete building products and solutions which are a vital and indispensable part of the built environment, the cornerstone of every building project. Not only delivering products that set the standard for aesthetic appeal and performance, the company also leads the way into a truly sustainable future. Its people provide the passion and inspiration that can make a real and tangible difference, constantly striving to innovate and work together with its customers, partners and suppliers.

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Ross Manders