By February 3, 2020 Read More →

Senior appointments at Rexel

Leading electrical distributor Rexel has announced the appointment of two new senior leaders.

Pierre Benoit, cluster lead for Benelux, UK & Ireland has been appointed as Interim CEO of Rexel UK while the business appoints a new permanent CEO, following the departure of John Hogan. Since joining the Rexel business over 30 years ago, Pierre has held several positions within the group, most recently and successfully leading the business for 12 years in Belgium as CEO, and with a career that started at branch management level, progressing to sales and marketing director.

Thierry Petitpas has also joined the business in the role of category and supply chain director UK. Thierry will take over the responsibility for the businesses’ commercial and supply chain functions. He joins with extensive knowledge of the Rexel brand, having worked in the business for over 18 years – the last 10 years focusing on supply chain and category specifically.

As the business heads into 2020, Rexel has revealed it plans to place the customer at the centre of its business plan, with all activity driving an improved experience and better service supported by a strengthened supply chain.


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