Mars Wrigley appoints new Supply Chain Director

(Feature image: Chris Georgiou, Mars Wrigley Australia Supply Chain Director)

Chris Georgiou has been appointed the new Supply Chain Director for Mars Wrigley.

The appointment comes as a move to help advance the business’ supply chain transformation and support the business’ commitments to a thriving Australian manufacturing sector.

Mr Georgiou comments: “I’m delighted to be joining the Mars Wrigley Australia team and the opportunity to work with a talented group of Associates, while shaping the future of the treats and snacks business.”

He has more than a decade of experience as a retail supply chain leader across FMCG and hospitality sectors.

Prior to joining the Mars Wrigley team, Mr Georgiou was General Manager, Supply at Grill’d for more than two years.

Additionally, he spent more than nine years at Coles Supermarkets, where he gained in-depth knowledge and expertise in the retail supply chain.

General Manager at Mars Wrigley Australia, Andrew Leakey says: “Chris’ energy, resilience and strategic capability, coupled with his hands-on operational experience, make him a strong fit to lead our supply chain function that is critical to supporting our ambitions to produce more locally-made treats and snacks.”

Mr Georgiou adds: “I look forward to collaborating closely with our customers and supply chain partners to deliver excellence in our supply chain with a focus on efficiency and delivering for our customers and consumers.”