With big plans for 2024 QDF appoints Stuart Barnard Vice President, Supply Chain, Warehouse & Logistics
Qatar Duty Free has strengthened its executive team with the appointment of Stuart Barnard to the role of Vice President, Supply Chain, Warehouse and Logistics.
A highly-experienced logistics professional with first-class technical expertise, Stuart has built, trained and led high-performance teams both as a consultant and in-house within major organizations in the UK, Europe and the Middle East, where he spent more than 13 years across a number of roles. Reporting directly to QDF Senior Vice President Thabet Musleh, Stuart will lead the ongoing development and enhancement of QDF's Supply Chain and Warehouse function with a strong focus on talent, processes and systems.
Thabet Musleh, QDF Senior Vice President, said, “2023 was a stellar year for Qatar Duty Free and we are delighted to kick off 2024 by welcoming Stuart to the team. Stuart brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise that will be instrumental as we look to accelerate our leadership and strengthen our operational capabilities. Our Supply Chain, Warehouse and Logistics function underpins everything we do, and while hidden from the end-consumer is a key interface with our brand partners and ensures that we are consistently positioned to deliver the most memorable and superior experiences in-store.”