In his role, Peter will report directly to Group President & CEO, Tony Nicol, and be a member of the Executive Management Team. He will be responsible for all LEAX Group procurement activities.
“We are pleased to have Peter take on this assignment as we continue to transform the company” says Tony Nicol. “Peter brings extensive purchasing and strategic experience to the role. This, combined with his intimate industry knowledge and strong leadership will be a significant benefit to LEAX as we continue to develop”.
Peter has been promoted to this position from his role as Purchasing Manager. He has been with LEAX for more than 20 years and has an extensive background in both direct and indirect material procurement. In addition, Peter worked several years in roles in Sales and Key Account management which has enabled him to gain experience in strategy, business development and relationship management. Prior to joining LEAX, Peter worked as Project Manager at AB Volvo.
LEAX Group AB (publ) is the parent company of a group (“LEAX Group”) with about 1,100 employees. LEAX has operations in Köping, Falun and Falköping in Sweden, Riga and Rezekne in Latvia, Curitiba in Brazil, Detmold in Germany, Mezökövesd in Hungary and Wuxi in China. The Group designs, develops and industrializes advanced manufacturing solutions and superior products for global mobility and industrial markets. The Group had sales of SEK 1.9 billion in 2022.