Robin Proctor FCILT becomes CILT President in the UK
The Institute has announced that Robin
Proctor FCILT was be appointed as the President on 12th May 2017.
He has officially taken up the one-year presidency from Will Whitehorn FCILT at
the CILT President’s Inauguration.
Commenting on his appointment, Robin Proctor said: “It is an honour to be chosen to become President of CILT(UK). This is an important time for our profession; innovation in mobile technologies has placed transport and logistics performance at the heart of business propositions, and investment in innovation, infrastructure and skills is required during this time of economic uncertainty. I hope to play an active role in leading change and promoting CILT’s influence as we head into this exciting era for the logistics and transport profession.”
Robin Proctor’s career spans supply chain and e-commerce roles with some of the UK’s biggest FTSE 100 and 250 retailers, including Sainsbury’s, Iceland, Booker, MFI/Howdens, Wickes and Travis Perkins. He was an Executive Director, Travis Perkins Group plc supporting new and emerging businesses, including Toolstation.co.uk, Bathrooms.com and Tilegiant.co.uk.
He is passionate about developing the leaders and innovators of the future, regularly speaking at events to inspire the audience to transform business performance through motivated colleagues delivering supply chain and digital innovation. Robin Proctor is a visiting Fellow at Cranfield University, a member of the Cranfield Supply Chain Advisory Board, Supporter of the Novus Trust, holds a Retail Week Supply Chain Leader of the Year award and is an active supporter of the Whizz-Kidz mobility charity.