LINDA VENABLES

Chief Logistics Officer Supermarkets, Liquor and Convenience, Metcash

Linda has been in her current role since February 2015 after being promoted from General Manager, Logistics Operations in October 2013. Originally from the UK, Linda moved to Australia in 2007, to work in the Woolworths group. She brings over 25 years’ experience to her current role with previous positions including Production Shift Manager, Consultant in Supply Chain, and covering roles in IT, Business Development and Operations.

Linda was responsible for managing the transformation of Metcash distribution functions to form a national team, under Logistics - and driving the operational synergies under 'shared use' leadership.

Holding one of the most senior roles in Supply Chain and Operations in Australia, Linda is known for her leadership and collaborative style.

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them. pic.twitter.com/N7YxjyZ7Ys

About 3 weeks ago from NAWO's Twitter via Hootsuite Inc.