Beko appoints new Operations Director

Beko plc has announced the appointment of its new Operations Director, Andy Parkin.

Joining the Board at Beko, Mr Parkin will oversee the UK and Ireland and will be based at the company’s Watford headquarters.

Mr Parkin was previously European Operations Director – Customer Services for Samsung Electronics European HQ and prior to that Senior Operations Manager. He brings extensive experience to the appliance manufacturer, in logistics and operations, having held a number of senior positions in third-party logistics.

He joins Beko to lead and drive efficiencies in the supply chain, customer services, the engineering programme, logistics and after sales services.

Teresa Arbuckle, Managing Director UK and Ireland at Beko, said: “It’s been a fantastic first half of the year for the Beko brand. We’re thrilled to announce Andy’s new appointment as Operations Director. He brings excellent insight to the company, and will be an invaluable asset, along with his passion for driving an enhanced customer experience.”

Mr Parkin added: “I’m thrilled to be joining the Beko team at such an exciting time for the company. My first week included the relaunch of the Beko Customer Solution Centre in Stratford Upon Avon which is such an exciting time for all of us and is key to ensuring we are delivering the best possible customer experience.

“The company is made up of passionate, driven people, and I’m looking forward to making a positive contribution to the future growth and success of the Beko business.”