Office Depot appoints new Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer

- Leadership - Jun 28, 2018

Europe’s leading supplier of office equipment, Office Depot, has announced the appointment of new senior management positions.

The firm has selected Udo Heskamp to be its Chief Financial Officer and Patrick Dittli as its new Chief Operating Officer.

“I am very pleased to announce that Office Depot is well on the road to recovery, with a new, experienced management team and a relentless drive to put our customers at the heart of everything we do,” stated Neil Maslen, CEO and CSO of Contract at Office Depot.

“Last year saw a period of stabilisation, as we worked closely with AURELIUS to successfully bring our business back on track.”

“This year we are excited to be seeing the results of this stabilisation, with growth once again on the agenda, operating as one company with two great brands.”

Prior to his new position, Heskamp worked as the CFO and Managing Director at Nidec Scoup, whilst Dittli has experience working with Nestle and Accenture.


 “I am particularly pleased to welcome Udo Heskamp as our new Chief Financial Officer and Patrick Dittli as our new Chief Operating Officer,” continued Maslen.

“Both Udo and Patrick bring with them a wealth of experience and complete our new senior leadership team.”

“I am very pleased to be joining Office Depot at such an important time in the business,” remarked Udo Heskamp.

“I am looking forward to working with the rest of the leadership team to ensure sustainable growth across our markets and brands.”

“Office Depot has a great history and reputation and I am excited to be part of the next phase of its development.”

"I am delighted to be joining Office Depot at such an exciting time for the business,” said Patrick Dittli.

“Office Depot's reputation and customer service are second to none and I am looking forward to meeting my colleagues and our customers over the coming months.”

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