RPM logistics has announced the appointment of Sergio Gutierrez to the role of Global Co-CEO.
In his new role, Gutierrez will continue to expand RPM’s broader international presence and focus on creating strategies and operational efficiencies to the firm’s customers and partners across the global network in both North America and Europe.
Gutierrez will bring over 25 years of experience in global supply chain management and logistics, finished vehicle logistics, compound management, and multimodal management.
Since joining the company as president of RPM Europe, Gutierrez has been “instrumental” in launching and scaling the firm across Europe.
He has a history of success in leading global organisations in the automotive industry with complex logistics and manufacturing processes to achieve operational excellence.
From assembling an expert team in the industry to successfully introducing the brand outside North America, Gutierrez has “spearheaded” a massive undertaking and expansion for the company.
Gutierrez’s actions have reportedly “successfully yielded rapid business growth” in Europe, which is now set to propel RPM much further and faster in the planned expansion and diversification.
Gutierrez will focus on operational excellence, “best-in-class customer solutioning”, value-add services, proprietary digitised advancements leading and enhancing RPM’s unique ability to flex and pivot as needed.
Al Samouelian, CEO of RPM said: “Sergio makes us stronger as an organisation. His positive attitude and holistic understanding of the finished vehicle space will only continue our success and future growth. I am proud and honoured to work side by side with him in his new role as CEO.”