Lowe’s Names West SVP/Supply Chain Field Operations

Lowe’s has appointed Michael West as svp/supply chain field operations, effective September 25.  He will report to chief supply chain officer Brent Kirby.

West will lead operations for Lowe’s regional and flatbed distribution centers, millwork facilities and bulk distribution centers, driving increased efficiency and flexibility to best meet the needs of customers. He joins Lowe’s from Neiman Marcus, where he served on the company’s leadership team as svp/supply chain.

Prior to his role at Neiman Marcus, West was svp/global logistics and distribution at Ann, Inc. He also spent 12 years with Target Corporation, where he held various leadership positions, including vp/global logistics.

“Mike has over 20 years of global retail experience in all facets of supply chain operations,” said Kirby. “We are confident that Mike’s deep expertise and proven leadership in supply chain operations will help support Lowe’s omnichannel strategy by meeting customers on their terms, and position the company for continued growth.”