George Richter is the Vice President of Supply Chain Management for Cox Communications, Inc. In this role, Richter oversees all supply chain activities including materials management, purchasing, warehouse and inventory-management and materials requirement forecasting.
George has more than 15 years of experience in purchasing and inventory management with a proven-track record of successfully increasing profits and enhancing customer satisfaction
Prior to joining Cox, Richter spent more than 12 years with Arrow Electronics Inc., one of the world's largest distributors of electronic components and value-added supply chain services. Most recently, he served as Vice President of Product and Supplier Management where he led the development effort for supplier management, customer forecast management and all aspects of purchasing as part of a global Oracle R12 implementation. Previously, he served as Arrow's vice president of product management where he was responsible for inventory and leading a team in the planning, budgeting and forecasting for all supply chain activities.
A native of Canada, Richter earned an MBA from Concordia University in Montreal.