Tony B.

Independent advisor | Former CEO, Head of Technology | Intralogistics & Automated Material Handling Systems

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
EN

Expert in the design, implementation and support of Automated Material Handling Systems in the Intralogistics Industry.

  • Design
  • Information Technology Data & Telecom
  • Professional Services

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Head of Technology

Swisslog Logistics Automation
3 years
Dec 2015 - Nov 2018
Responsible for the development and delivery of all mechatronic and software products for Swisslog Logistics Automation.

Owner

Buckley Automation Limited
11 years
Current position
May 2011 - Present
Advisory services as an expert in the design, implementation and support of Automated Material Handling Systems in the Intralogistics Industry.

Managing Director and CEO

Dematic Northern Europe
3 years
Oct 2007 - Oct 2010
Operational role with full P&L and management responsibility for Northern Europe (UK and Ireland, Benelux and Scandinavian markets)

Head of Retail and Wholesale Global Industry Group

Siemens Logistics and Assembly Systems
3 years
Sep 2004 - Oct 2007
Global role responsible for the implementation of company strategy across all regions. Formulated strategies to create new business in target industry sectors, supported regional custom...see more

Director, Material Handling Automation Division

Siemens Dematic Ltd
4 years
Dec 2000 - Sep 2004
Reorganisation following the sale of Mannesmann Dematic to Siemens Responsible for all divisional activities in the UK and Ireland, including service.

General Manager, Systems Division

Mannesmann Dematic Ltd
1 year
Dec 1999 - Dec 2000
Reported to the UK Managing Director, with full P&L responsibility for the sale and implementation of projects in the UK and Ireland.

Engineering Manager, Systems Division

Mannesmann Dematic Ltd
3 years
Dec 1996 - Dec 1999
Formed an engineering group to bring all controls, software and mechanical engineering activities in the UK Systems Division under one roof, achieving full operational independence from...see more

Manager, Controls and Commissioning, Systems Division

Mannesmann Dematic Ltd
5 years
Dec 1991 - Dec 1996
Formed a team to undertake all controls and commissioning activities for UK market. Developed new concepts in line with this strategy, built the team, and initiated local partnering agr...see more

Specialist Engineer

Mannesmann Demag Ltd
6 years
Dec 1985 - Dec 1991
Technical support and control system project management for projects being sold in the UK and implemented by the German parent organisation.

Electrical Engineer Design Engineer

GEC Mechanical Handling Ltd
3 years
Dec 1982 - Dec 1985
A leading UK manufacturer of automated material handling systems. Projects undertaken in manufacturing, baggage handling and postal sectors.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Design
  • Information Technology Data & Telecom
  • Professional Services

Expertise

  • Business Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Project Planning
  • Project Management
  • Customer Service
  • Sales Management
  • Commissioning
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Negotiation
  • Product Development