Nipesh H. Shah, President and CEO of Anchor Glass Container Corporation headquartered in Tampa, Florida, has appointed a new Vice President of Engineering and new Vice President-Supply Chain.

Steve Stout (pictured) has been named as Vice President-Engineering. He will be responsible for strategic capital investments and developing technical know how for the organisation.

He joins Anchor after having spent more than 22 years with a float glass manufacturer. Steve brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience about manufacturing, glass furnaces, construction and project development and execution.

Nilesh Kamdar will join Anchor Glass as Vice President - Supply Chain. He will be responsible for procurement, planning, customer service and logistics for the organisation.

Nilesh’s expertise in supply chain, strategy and general management spans more than 20 years, and includes positions in the automotive industry and chemical manufacturing sectors. Nilesh has extensive experience in aligning various business functions to achieve strategic growth and superior financial performance.