A new member of SMMT Industry Forum
30 Jun 2020
SMMT Industry Forum has recently appointed Richard Sadler to the position of General Manager for Automotive. Richard joins Industry Forumwith over 15 years of tier-one automotive manufacturing and supply chain experience. Since starting his career as an Apprentice, Richard has gone on to hold leadership positions in Production Planning, Purchasing, Engineering and Manufacturing.
Richard’s last role was Operations Director of an Automotive Tier one, serving multiple OEMs both here in the UK and overseas.
Richard replaces Mike Dickinson, well known to Odette members for his significant contribution to the work of Odette, especially in the development of the MMOG/LE Supply Chain Management Capability Assessment. We wish Mike success in his new career with a well-known automotive manufacturer and look forward to working with Richard in the further development and implementation of MMOG/LE.