Toyota Makes Changes

By Staff Writer October 14, 2020

Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) announces executive changes to its Supply Chain Management (SCM) operations. These changes are effective Oct. 26.

Randy Pflughaupt, group vice president of SCM, is retiring following a 38-year career with Toyota. Pflughaupt held multiple leadership positions with the company, including group vice president of sales administration, Toyota Motor Sales, and senior vice president of production control, Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing, as well as several sales region leadership positions. He also was instrumental in leading cross-functional teams supporting Toyota's response to the COVID-19 pandemic and achieving compliance with new USMCA trade requirements.

Keith Robertson, vice president of Demand and Supply Management, will be promoted to group vice president, SCM, TMNA, replacing Pflughaupt. In his new role, Robertson will be responsible for all North America vehicle supply chain operations, including DSM, Project Planning and Management, and Toyota Logistics Services. Robertson will report to Chris Nielsen, executive vice president, product support and chief quality officer, TMNA.

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