Kenny is an award winning manager with over 35 years experience in fields such as supply chain, transportation, distribution, logistics and customer service with a track record of achievement in areas such as change management, people development and budgetary control. He has worked at senior level for large organisations such as Thorn EMI and most recently with FedEx UK where he held the position of General Manager.
Kenny’s philosophy is that people are the key to successful business and he is skilled in developing dynamic and effective teams using coaching and mentoring techniques and creation of friendly yet demanding cultures.
In 2016 he attended, and passed, FedEx’s European Leadership and Management course in Brussels and in the same year was accredited with the Institute of Safety and Health (IOSH) Certificate at Management level.
In May of 2017 he moved into local government and was elected conservative member for Bothwell and Uddingston on South Lanarkshire council where he sits on various committees such as planning, licensing and community and enterprise. He is also the conservative party group spokesperson for economic growth.
In his spare time Kenny plays tennis and is a member of both Mount Vernon and Bothwell tennis clubs.