CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions, the global leader in container pooling solutions in the automotive supply chain, has appointed Richard Campbell as Director of European Key Accounts and member of the Automotive Executive Team.
Richard Campbell took up his role on November 2, 2015, reporting directly to David Mayo, Vice President Europe, and is responsible for key customer accounts across Europe. Together with his team, he will strengthen CHEP’s position as the leading global supply chain solutions provider by working closely with OEM’s and their supplier’s to develop smarter packaging, platform and logistics solutions that will deliver clear efficiencies, reducing complexity and cost, whilst creating significant improvements in sustainability across the entire value chain.
Richard has a successful track record and a wealth of sales, marketing and business development experience within the automotive industry, having spent 20 years in various roles within TRW Automotive, Maritz, Borbet Group and Anixter International.
“At CHEP we work in close partnership with our customers to understand the challenges associated with delivering components on time, to the right quality and at the best cost. It is our in-depth understanding of these complex and cost-sensitive supply chains that enables us to offer our customers a suite of best-practice solutions aligned with their business needs. Richard’s blend of long-term experience in the automotive industry perfectly qualifies him to rise to such a challenge,” said David Mayo, Vice President Europe, CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions.