Mark Hopper started the company in 2008 after working as Sales Manager for another hardwood lumber exporter for 10 years. His primary area of responsibility is purchasing and quality control. In his spare time, Mark enjoys cinema, reading and the outdoors.

Keith Buckel came on board in 2014. A native of the United Kingdom, Keith concentrates on sales in Europe and China. He enjoys meeting suppliers and customers and building valuable long term relationships. Outside of work, Keith likes fishing, eating out and sports. He has three young children, who keep him on his toes.

Roy Hopper joined Verde Wood in 2017 and focuses on sales to Vietnam, the Middle East and China. His interests include music, gardening and travel.