dow, Angus name global
supply chain leader
Bryan Kitchen has been appointed global supply chain leader for Dow Biocides and Angus Chemical Company. Kitchen is based in Midland, MI where he is responsible for creating and implementing supply chain strategies with a focus on delivering margin expansion, improving supply reliability and enabling growth plans. Additionally, Kitchen will lead the launch and institutionalization of the global executive sales and operations planning work process which is designed to harmonize plans for the sales, production, inventory and financial functions. He will also manage the impact of planned acquisitions and lead operational synergy efforts.
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