kb-network    People 28 Jun 2016

PJH appoints Andrew Yates as CEO of parent company Globe Union Industrial Coporation

PJH, has announced that Andrew Yates, present CEO of PJH has been appointed CEO of parent company Globe Union Industrial Corporation – succeeding Scott Ouyoung, who will take up the role of Chairman.

Andrew, who has been successfully leading PJH for over 10 years, is succeeded by Richard George, who takes up the role of CEO having served the company since 2011, latterly as COO.

Richard George said: “There have been a lot of exciting changes within PJH recently, such as the launch of ‘Virtu’ our premium brand kitchen range, new corporate branding, and introduction of the PJH Partners Portal online platform.

“Building on this vibrancy I am looking forward to entering the next stage of PJH’s growth strategy and working with our customers as true partners – through our ‘together we’re better’ approach.

Andrew Yates added: “It’s been a real privilege to work with such an excellent team at PJH and to serve such great customers. Richard’s leadership will now take PJH into its next phase of development.”