As the new Senior Director of Global Sourcing, Daniel Tigu (46) has been responsible for the procurement divison of the PPG Pet Products Group (Karlie Heimtierbedarf GmbH, Flamingo NV) since August.
Karlie Flamingo, one of the leading companies in the field of worldwide pet supplies retail, is further expanding its international purchasing department. Since the start of August Daniel Tigu has been reinforcing the team as the new purchasing manager.
Daniel Tigu is not only multilingually talented, he also possesses exemplary knowledge of international markets. For many years he held top posts in purchasing departments at German and international trading companies. He was most recently employed as the head of the international purchasing department at the Metro Group in Germany. With his well-founded background knowledge, Daniel Tigu will, together with his team, coordinate and implement the strengthening and further national and international expansion of the purchasing department at Karlie Flamingo.
"Our range currently includes over 8,000 items for dogs, cats, small animals, birds, fish and even horses. New items are constantly being added, that places high demands on the purchasing department", Daniel Tigu muses on his new field of work. "The production of high-value products starts with purchasing. So we too will put everything into further improving the quality of Karlie Flamingo products by procuring the appropriate resources and materials. This way we convince not just our customers, even the animals will be happy and content."