Byron Group announces new CEO
Tuesday, 8th September 2015
Byron Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Glen Walker as new CEO for Byron Group Holdings, effective from 7th September 2015.
Glen has worked in a variety of senior management roles in the automotive manufacturing and transport logistics industries in a career spanning 25 years. He has held senior executive positions with MaxiTRANS Australia, the largest manufacturer and supplier of trailing equipment to the Australian transport industry and with PACCAR Australia, the manufacturer and supplier of Australia’s leading truck brands Kenworth and DAF. His previous position was Chief Executive Officer for Sargeant Transport, one of the largest Victorian regional based transport solutions providers with over 250 pieces of equipment servicing customers such as McCain Foods, Mars, Murray Goulburn, Fonterra, Simplot, Coles, Aldi and Woolworths.
Glen’s management experience extends to multi-divisional Audit, P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow responsibilities in both Australia and the USA. He has detailed local and international industry knowledge and links particularly in Government, advanced manufacturing and transport industry sectors. He is a passionate advocate for Australian value adding industries.
Glen’s appointment is undoubtedly the next exciting chapter for Byron Group, as he brings his management flair to this pivotal role.