Supply chain director

Yale has welcomed Richard Eden as its new supply chain director, strengthening the senior team. Richard has more than 25 years of industry experience and a wealth of knowledge in warehousing, logistics, distribution and supply chain.

As supply chain director, Richard will have overall responsibility for Yale’s logistics partner and the central factored products planning department, as well as oversee and manage supply chain and logistics strategies. He said: “Yale is the trusted brand when it comes to home security and is well-respected by fabricators, installers, and consumers alike. I’m thrilled to be starting this new chapter of my career and look forward to being a part of the future of the business.”

Paul Atkinson, Yale’s sales and commercial director, added: “Richard is a fantastic addition to the business, bringing a wealth of experience to the role. His extensive knowledge of the hardware industry will be a valuable asset.”