Anchor Glass has appointed Arlo Sims as Executive Vice President of Operations.

Mr Sims has a B.S. in Product Design Engineering and a Master of Science in Management. He has joined Anchor Glass after several years as operations leader for automotive and packaging companies.

Mr Sims and his family will relocate to Tampa.

Nipesh Shah, Anchior Glass CEO, said: “Arlo is an accomplished leader with proficiency in implementing systems like the Toyota Production System.

“He has a track record of building operational capabilities and delivering value for key stakeholders through step change improvement in safety, delighting customers through flawless service and improving operational efficiencies.”