Head of Operations Chill
Date joined Fowler Welch:
February 1, 2008
Jimmy Lee, the Head of Operations for Chill at Fowler Welch, was born and raised in Huddersfield where he attended All Saints Secondary School and Sixth Form College.
He began his working career with a food manufacturing company, where, for twelve years, he gained invaluable experience across a variety of management positions in several locations nationwide.
Jimmy followed this with a move into the mainstream logistics sector, joining Corby Chilled Distribution. He spent ten very successful years with the company, working in a number of varied management roles that culminated with his position as Operations Director. In this role he held direct responsibility for the company’s national chilled network based over six sites.
Following the buy out of Corby Chilled in 2006, Jimmy transferred to Innovate Logistics, taking on the role of Transport and Chilled Warehousing Director.
He joined Fowler Welch in 2008 as Regional General Manager (North), before taking the position of Head of Operations for Chill and Express. In his current position he has responsibility for the company’s operations in Kent, Hilsea , Washington and Spalding.
In Jimmy’s younger days he was a professional Rugby League player with Huddersfield, a team he still supports very actively today.