CHEP announces leadership changes in key European positions

CHEP announces leadership changes in key European positions

  • Christophe Campe appointed to the role of Senior Vice-President, European Supply Chain
  • Candice Herndon, new Vice President FMS and European Key Accounts

Madrid, 19 July 2018 – CHEP, the supply chain solutions company, has announced the appointment of Christophe Campe to the position of Senior Vice-President, European Supply Chain. Mr. Campe is transitioning from his current role of Vice President, First Mile Solutions (FMS) and European Key Accounts, and will be replaced by Candice Herndon, currently Vice President of Strategic Marketing for Europe. FMS covers CHEP Solutions and platforms for inbound packaging flows including Full-Size Plastic Pallets and Pallecon IBCs[1]   

“These individuals both bring global expertise and knowledge as well as a deep commitment to helping our customers find innovative solutions to address the growing complexity of the supply chain landscape across Europe,” noted Michael Pooley, President CHEP Pallets, EMEA.

Mr. Campe will be responsible for leading the safe and efficient operations of CHEP’s 350 European Service Centres and managing logistics across the CHEP network in Europe. He has been with CHEP since 1993 developing various strategic positions.  He assumed the role of Finance Director for Germany, Nordics and eastern Europe, and held the position of Country General Manager in Benelux and Germany before he entered the FMS and European Key Accounts organisation.

“Our pallets, crates and containers form the invisible backbone of the global supply chain. We have improved and learned from supply chains on six continents over 70 years. The scale and density of our network means we can be faster and more responsive to our customers’ changing needs. Supply chain collaboration is key to achieving mutual cost savings and a safer and more sustainable supply chain, and hence it will be an important part of my new team’s efforts,” Mr Campe said.

Mrs. Herndon joined CHEP in 2006 and has since held various regional and global roles within Sales & Marketing, Strategy, Supply Chain Solutions, Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs. Prior to joining CHEP, she worked for Accenture, where she performed Strategy and Management consulting.

In her new role, Mrs. Herndon will be responsible for further integration and growth of CHEP’s FMS

organisation, while also leading the European Commercial Key Account teams and customer relationships.

“My teams will be focused on understanding the changing needs of our customers and industry and delivering products and solutions that help eliminate waste, risk and cost in the supply chain. As our customers are faced with new challenges and opportunities, CHEP is committed to supporting them in the creation of smarter and more sustainable supply chains,” she said.

[1] For over 30 years, CHEP has been the global leader in reusable Pallecon Intermediate Bulk Container (IBCs) solutions for handling liquid and dry products across a diverse range of industries including dairy, flavorings, edible oils, bulk protein, cosmetics, non-hazardous chemicals, as well as dry goods, packaging and closures.

About CHEP

CHEP is a global provider of supply chain solutions serving the consumer goods, fresh food, beverage, manufacturing and retail sectors in more than 60 countries. CHEP offers a wide range of logistics and operational platforms and support services that are designed to increase performance and lower risk while improving environmental sustainability. CHEP’s 12,500 employees and approximately 300 million reusable platforms (pallets and containers) deliver comprehensive coverage and exceptional value, supporting more than 500,000 customer touch-points for global brands such as Procter & Gamble, Sysco, Kellogg’s and Nestlé. CHEP is part of the Brambles Group, which moves more goods to more people in more places than any other organisation. For more information on CHEP, visit For information on the Brambles Group, visit

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