Craig Russell

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Appointed to Aerospace Executive Committee September 2018.

Craig started on the shopfloor as a Production Engineer and worked his way up through manufacturing in various engineering and operations role. At Honeywell Craig was part of the team that designed their global operating system and worked on their culture and LEAN transformation activities.
Craig then moved to Phillips where he designed and implemented their global operating system before stepping into a business operations role to run the $2Bn Global Domestic Appliances business of Phillips. Craig then moved to Asia to be VP Supply Chain for Johnson & Johnson before being promoted to Group Head of Supply Chain for the entire DePuy Synthes group. Laterally Craig has moved back to the UK where he has been working with McKinsey supporting other business transformation projects on a consultancy basis.