Our Chief Operating Officer- Phil Smith formally worked for the Aftermarket Services division of Celestica Corporation (a global electronics manufacturing and services company), where he held the position of Director of Supply Chain Management.
During his time there, he transformed supply chain capability from two sites in the UK to encompass 15 sites globally, and extend services from repair only, to include call centres, forward and reverse logistics, and inventory management.
Phil boasts a 15 year career in automotive supply chain management. Within Lucas and Sumitomo he was responsible for European logistics operations, including five distribution centres, supporting major contracts. He made a significant contribution to customer awards for outstanding supply performance (Toyota) and Supplier of the Year (Nissan). Responsibilities included warehousing and distribution from five centres.