European supply chain solutions provider Wincanton has today announced that Eric Born is to join its executive board with immediate effect.
Born joined Wincanton from Gategroup, an onboard services provider for the passenger airline industry, where he was Group Senior Vice President & President for West & South Europe.
Currently Chief Operating Officer (COO) at Wincanton, Born is also a non-executive director of logistics company John Menzies plc.
Graeme McFaull, CEO of Wincanton, said: “We are delighted to welcome Eric to the board and believe this appointment recognises the significant role of operational excellence in our business.
“Since joining Wincanton last year, Eric has made a tremendous impact, helping us to hone our operational performance and further strengthen our focus on our customers’ ambitions.”
Wincanton delivers supply chain services to several of the UK’s leading retailers including Tesco, Argos, Morrisons, Asda and Marks & Spencer.