PPG Appoints New Executive
April 9, 2019—PPG announced Monday the appointment of Devashish Saxena as vice president and chief digital officer.
In the new role, Saxena will lead the company’s digital transformation, creating a sustainable digital organization to unlock customer value through enhancement, connectivity, automation, insights and innovation.
Most recently, Saxena led digital strategy as vice president, global digital business and e-commerce at Rexel, a France-based multi-channel distributor of electrical supplies. Prior to his time at Rexel, Saxena served as senior vice president, global e-commerce strategy, at U.K.-based Premier Farnell, a multi-channel distribution group.
His background also includes senior internet marketing roles at both Texas Instruments, Inc. and A.T. Kearney.