Westbury Street hires Alim as supply chain director
Hospitality and catering conglomerate Westbury Street Holdings has hired Anil Alim as supply chain director.
He will be responsible for developing relationships with Westbury’s 1,600 supply partners from individual farmers to industry bodies and associations.
Alim has spent 20 years working both on the supplier and buyer sides of procurement, and has wide experience in the hospitality, food retail, retail and business services sectors. Until the end of December he was European purchasing director for European office products wholesaler, Spicers.
Kynaston joins Oliver Wight
Oliver Wight has taken on Dawn Kynaston, the fourth new consultant to join the firm since April last year.
Kynaston has over twenty years experience in global Supply Chain and ERP management, and has worked extensively in Europe, the Americas and Asia.
She previously worked for speciality chemical manufacturer, Flexsys, where she held a number of senior positions global IT manager and supply chain manager. She worked on the company’s Oliver Wight global class A project and designed the processes for its integrated business planning (advanced S&OP) implementation.
Koch moves to AA as director of cargo sales
American Airlines Cargo division has appointed Tristan Koch as managing director of cargo sales for Europe and the Middle East.
He will be based at Heathrow, where he will oversee the airline’s regional offices and GSA operations.
Koch comes to AA Cargo from British Airways World Cargo, where he served in a variety of senior positions, most recently as key global account manager. During his 11-year-career with BAWC, he also served as sales manager for the UK and Ireland, as alliance development manager, and as a business analyst, specialising in interline partnerships and business restructuring.
Prior to BAWC, Koch worked for the UK Department of the Environment as a policy advisor.
Dave Brooks, president, said: Tristan’s years of experience and wide knowledge of the cargo industry will be tremendous assets as we continue to enhance products and services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.”