(Marchtrenk, 13 September 2021) In the summer of 2021, Joel Garbutt was named Chief Sales Officer (CSO) of TGW Northern Europe. He is taking over from David Hibbett, who had been fulfilling the role alongside his responsibilities as Chief Executive Officer.
Joel Garbutt brings with him more than 20 years of experience in intralogistics. After finishing his studies in aerospace engineering, he worked in different capacities in the industry before joining TGW in 2007 as Sales Project Manager. As a Key Account Manager and most recently as Head of Sales, he has played a significant role in TGW Northern Europe's successful growth.
As CSO, Joel Garbutt will be in charge not only of sales agendas but also of the areas of Solutions Design, Applications Engineering, Process Consulting & Software Design, Business Development and Marketing & Communications. TGW Northern Europe has several locations in the UK, the Benelux, Scandinavia and Lithuania. With more than 500 specialists, we design and implement highly automated fulfilment centres, and continue to maintain them during live operation within the scope of Lifetime Services.
"Our customers in the core industries of Fashion, Grocery and Industrial & Consumer Goods include Urban Outfitters, the online supermarket Picnic and the Fashion specialist stichd," says David Hibbett, CEO TGW Northern Europe. "We want to continue the trend of stable growth that we have had over the last few years. I am pleased that we found the ideal Chief Sales Officer candidate in Joel Garbutt."