Senior Manager, Elanders Group
Kevin Rogers is an accomplished Senior Manager with over 30 years of experience in manufacturing and supply chain. Kevin has worked for Elanders Group, owner of LGI Logistics, since 1999 and has worked in the UK, Eastern Europe and Asia during his time with the company.
He has gained valuable experience in production, planning, management, quality, sales and marketing and General Management with P&L responsibility for multi-site operations.
His current position is; President, Sales & Marketing for Elanders Group where he is a member of the Elanders Group management team. He shares the responsibility with his peers for developing the strategy for their global business. This encompasses developing new business across the group and across borders, M&A activity and coordinating internal teams to maximise business opportunities.
In particular, he is focused on topics such as; effective leadership, business strategy, marketing and communications, teamwork, promoting responsibility and sustainability.
Here, he believes that effective leadership and empowering people are the keys to success in any organisation.
Most recently he spent a four-year tenure as Senior Vice President based in Beijing, China before moving back to the UK in July 2019. In China he was responsible for working across the Supply Chain and Print & Packaging divisions of Elanders to develop business opportunities between Europe & Asia. This was a fantastic business and life experience for him to understand the way business in conducted and the cultural aspects of Asia, which he discovered very quickly are very different to Europe.
His long-term goal is to be CEO of a successful multi-national organisation and contribute to developing a sustainable business for the future generation. His ambition has come from being part of a global senior management team and this experience created an appetite to lead a global business.