Paul Miller appointed AVTOVAZ Vice-President for Supply Chain Management replacing Petr Linhart who has left the Company in late April 2016.
Miller will be responsible for the development of the effective supply chains, full spectrum of the logistics, development of the local supply base and urgent improvements in the localisation processes.
Throughout his professional career Miller, the 58 year-old Canadian, Magister in Economics at the Brock University (Canada), has worked for General Motors domestic US facilities and international subsidiaries in Canada, China, Korea, Australia, Russia, being responsible for supply chain management and logistics. In 2014, Miller joined AVTOVAZ in the same position but had to leave the Company in 2015 due to the family matters.
“I wish Mr Miller the best achievements in his position, – said Nicolas Maure, AVTOVAZ President. – His vast experience in large automotive companies and the highest expertise will help AVTOVAZ to overcome the supply chain challenges we are facing now. His past success in Russia and particular in AVTOVAZ means that positive changes in the core supply issues are to come very soon.”