As Head of Supply Chain for WAE, Andy Bell is responsible for accelerating the development and implementation of robust supply chain and logistics strategies to support WAE’s expanding, global customer base and for the delivery of the technology requirements for all sectors. This includes a sharp focus on the decarbonisation of heavy industries through the delivery of multiple fleet and infra-structure projects.
Andy was previously Commercial Director at Hofer Powertrains UK Ltd with responsibility for new business development, commercial and purchasing. Prior to that, he spent three years in the automotive industry with Jaguar Land Rover in programme management.
Andy is a professional Mechanical Engineer and began his under-graduate career in the steel industry before joining Rolls-Royce plc where he worked for seventeen years in key roles in the engineering, commercial and purchasing functions. Subsequently, working for Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains, he led the delivery of hybrid powertrain technologies for multiple F1 world-championships.