Posted on 18/05/2011
Group Operations Director
Logistics Director John Cunningham has been working for the company since 1997 overseeing a state-of-the-art logistics operation. He was originally employed to project manage the implementation of a new business management system which went live in February 1999. He has risen through the ranks to take his place on the executive board where he plays an influential role in the running of both companies.
As part of his distinguished career, John took on the role of IT and Logistics Director and re-organised and documented all company processes at Nimans. He designed the warehouse layout at Agecroft and project managed the move from Broadway into the flagship purpose-built headquarters in 2005. John was also instrumental in project managing the integration of various Rocom operations into Nimans’ Manchester base throughout 2009/10.
He initially spent five years as a management accountant in engineering having trained in computer science - building up 25 years in the computer industry where he specialised in manufacturing and distribution. John worked with major names such as IBM, Honeywell and Nokia Data Systems.