Jim Kessler now president of Ritchie Bros.
Jim Kessler, former COO, will assume the additional role of president of Ritchie Bros., a global marketplace for insights, services and transaction solutions.
Jim Kessler has more than 20 years of experience in senior leadership positions, including those of president, COO and CFO. He holds an undergraduate degree and MBA from Saint Joseph's University in Pennsylvania.
"The president's role will align our global revenue, services, operations and critical support functions under Kessler's leadership. Kessler's holistic approach to sales, marketing and operations makes him the ideal leader to drive top line growth and profitability," said Ritchie Bros. CEO Ann Fandozzi. (cj)