Thomas Xu

Thomas Xu

General/Opeations Manager, P&L Owner
 

Currently employed at Georg UTZ

Previous: CHEP China , Winpak Ltd, Mars Confectionery Inc.

 

Previous: Texas A&M University, Tongji University

 

    Summary

    A professional generalist with strengths both in strategy, leadership, engineering solutions as well as business development 20+ years cross-functional experience in general management, strategy, sales and business development, supply chain & logistics in multi-national companies, including 4.5 years as general manager in Swiss company in China with full P&L responsibility Proven track record of turning around business in difficult situation and growing revenue from near zero to US$ 5 million within short time frame, developing operations organization from start up to large scale platform generating US$20 million revenue, managing production planning and logistics operations in multiple companies with revenue over US$50 million Industrial serviced include packaging & printing, materials handling, industrial equipments, FMCG Currently I am looking for a general manager or other senior management position in a western company in China. I can be contacted by email thomasxu@hotmail.com or phone +86 13801853020

Experiences

General Manager

At Georg UTZ

From June 2009 to Present
As general manager in China, responsibilities encompass the development and delivery of business strategy to increase the value of the company in China, and the delivery of annual and long term financial and strategic goals
 

Operations Manager

At CHEP China

From August 2006 to June 2009
An Australian based global company (ASX: BXB) specialized in pallet and container pooling services and supply chain solutions, with revenue US$ 6 billion and business across 45 countries Recruited, trained and led operations team, managed 3 functional group: logistics, purchasing, asset...
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Logistics Manager

At Winpak Ltd

From May 2005 to May 2006
A multi-national company (TSX: WPK) manufactures and distributes packaging materials that are used to protect perishable foods, beverages, and in health care applications Worked successively in two subsidiaries Winpak Technologies Inc (3 yrs) and Winpak Portion Packaging Inc. (2 yrs), both had...
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Texas A&M University, Colleage Station

Master of Science, Texas A&M University

From January 2000 to May 2001
Industrial Engineering
 

Logistics Supervisor/ Production Planning Manager/Sales Manager

At Mars Confectionery Inc.

From April 1992 to July 1997
Worked in three positions in Mars China: 1) Logistics Supervisor, Shanghai (2 years) Managed all logistics activities in Shanghai and central China region; oversaw finished goods distribution, inventory control and replenishment, daily order processing, 3PL performance, etc....
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Tongji University, Shanghai

Bachelor of Science, College of Environmental Science and Engineering

From September 1986 to May 1991
 

Skills

 
  • Business develop,ment
  • business development
  • commercial negotiation
  • converting, extrusion, lamination, printing
  • General Management
  • industrial engineering
  • injection molding
  • Logistics
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Centres d'intérêt

 
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