GKN Wheels names Abdul Butt as CEO
GKN Wheels and Structures has announced the appointment of Abdul Butt as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately.
Butt has held a number of senior positions in GKN since joining the company in 1999. During that time, he has held responsibility for the company’s plants at Telford in the UK and Estherville in the USA.
Commenting on the announcement, Abdul said: “I am delighted to have been appointed to this role at such an exciting time for the company. I am looking forward to working closely with my team to deliver our growth and development plans worldwide and to drive the long-term investment programmes across our plants and technology to bring industry leading solutions to our customers.”
Manufacturing over eight million wheels a year, GKN Wheels has plants in the UK, Denmark, USA and China.