Anchor Glass Container Corporation Names Vice President of Engineering and Vice President of Supply Chain

Anchor Glass Container Corporation

Nipesh H. Shah, President and CEO of Anchor Glass Container Corporation headquartered in Tampa, Florida, has announced the following additions to the Anchor Glass Senior Leadership Team today.

Steve Stout has been named as Vice President-Engineering. 
Steve will be responsible for strategic capital investments and developing technical bench strength for the organization.  Steve joins Anchor after having spent over 22 years with one of the world’s largest float glass manufacturers.  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.
Nilesh will be responsible for procurement, planning, customer service and logistics for the organization.  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. 

“I am very excited about Steve and Nilesh joining the company’s senior management team.,” Shah said. “They have a proven track record of developing sustainable capabilities and creating long term value for the key stakeholders.”  Both will relocate to Tampa with their families.

About Anchor Glass
Anchor Glass is a leading North American manufacturer of premium glass packaging products. Anchor Glass has long-standing relationships with blue chip companies across the beer, liquor, food, beverage, ready-to-drink and consumer end-markets. The Company employs approximately 2,000 people and operates six manufacturing facilities located in Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Minnesota, New York and Oklahoma, an engineering and spare parts facility in Illinois and a mold manufacturing facility in Ohio. For more information, please visit

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