Nationality : United Kingdom
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Credits > Philippe Barbosa
Gavin started his career with Nestlé UK in 1987, holding various positions within Supply Chain, Marketing and Procurement, before joining Corporate Supply Chain in Vevey. He then moved to the Nordic Region as Head of Supply Chain, responsible for creating a regional supply chain structure. In 2004, he moved to Nestlé Nutrition as Head of Supply Chain for Europe, then North America and finally as Global Head of Supply Chain. During this time, he was a key part of the acquisition and integration of Wyeth Nutrition into Nestlé. In 2014, Gavin moved to Kuala Lumpur as Head of Supply Chain for Malaysia and Singapore.
In his previous role, Gavin drove the transformation of the supply chain organization, building a strong team and upgrading the logistics network with two major distribution centres, reducing distribution costs and leading the implementation of NBE Order-to-Cash as one of the first markets to go live.