Primark appoints David James as new Supply Chain Director

By James Henderson
David James has been appointed Supply Chain Director of high-street giant Primark. The appointment comes following the retirement of Martin White, acco...

David James has been appointed Supply Chain Director of high-street giant Primark. 

The appointment comes following the retirement of Martin White, according to Logistics Manager.

“We can confirm that Martin White has retired from the company and we thank him for his contribution,” said Primark in a statement. 

“We are pleased to confirm that David James has been appointed as Supply Chain Director for Primark.”

Previously, James was previously Director of Logistics at Primark having joined the company from Sainsbury’s in 2014.

David James CV at a glance:

Primark – Supply Chain Director, September 2017-present

Primark – Director of Logistics, June 2016-September 2017

Primark – Head of Distribution, March 2014-June 2016

Sainsbury’s – Senior Manager Supply Chain Strategy, November 2011-March 2014

Sainsbury’s – Regional Operations Manager, October 2009-November 2011

Sainsbury’s – Head of Non Food Logistics, September 2007-2009

Somerfield – Interim Supply Chain Consultant, January 2007-August 2007

Matalan – Head of Supply Chain Development, October 2002-January 2007

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