Wolseley appoints director of sourcing and product management
June 15, 2015
Darcy Curran, senior vice-president of Wolseley Canada, recently announced the appointment of Andy Schoepke to the newly created role of director, strategic sourcing and product management. Schoepke will lead all strategic sourcing, procurement and vendor management activities in support of Wolseley’s branch network and overall business and growth objectives. Both Wolseley’s sourcing and product management teams will report to Schoepke.
“As a company, one of our main goals is to be the best partner to our vendors, and in this new role, Andy will help us ensure we are creating and maintaining strong strategic vendor partnerships in order to drive shared success,” said Curran. “With Andy’s background in total supply chain strategy, and his experience in procurement, logistics and network planning, he’s going to be a great addition to the Wolseley team.”
Schoepke was most recently with Molson Coors as the senior director, logistics and distribution transformation and PMO, and senior director, supply chain strategy, cost and network optimization. Prior to that he was with Barrick Gold as the senior manager, capital projects supply chain and procurement, and also as manager, global sourcing.