Rise and recline furniture manufacturer accentu8 is growing its workforce with two new appointments.

laurenKiffLeeWatersLee Waters has been named office manager while Lauren Kiff is to become full time key account manager at the Wales based motion upholstery company.

Mr Waters will manage health and safety along with the company’s quality systems, while Ms Kiff will be communicating with customers and looking after key accounts.

Its expansion comes as accentu8 launches a new range of sofas and armchairs designed by Angela Gidden MBE — its consultant creative director since 2013 — to complement its lotus rise and recline chair.