IMS/OMS Leader Linnworks Appoints Retail & Supply Chain Technology Leader Chris Timmer as New CEO to Accelerate Company’s Next Stage of Growth

Experienced software and supply chain management leader brings a track record of success to accelerate Linnworks' growth.

Chris Timmer Linnworks CEO

Linnworks CEO Chris Timmer

LONDON, England - January 17, 2023 - (

Linnworks, the leading global provider of e-commerce enablement and operations management software solutions to omnichannel sellers, today announced that the company has appointed retail, technology and supply chain industry leader Chris Timmer as its new chief executive officer to lead the company through its next stage of growth. Timmer will also join Linnworks' board of directors. 

A respected CEO and industry veteran, Timmer brings more than two decades of leadership experience spanning strategy, corporate development, operations and talent development. He has a deep knowledge of the rapidly changing multichannel e-commerce environment, as well as a history of helping customers innovate to address the growing complexities in managing the sale and fulfillment of goods at scale. His industry expertise and network, successful M&A experience and proven track record of organic international expansion will allow Linnworks to further solidify its position as the strategic growth partner for omnichannel sellers globally.

"I'm excited to join Linnworks at a time when the retail experience is continuing to evolve at a rapid pace," said Timmer. "Linnworks is uniquely positioned to help growing brands and retailers meet the needs and high expectations of today's modern consumer, and I look forward to working with our talented team to drive even greater customer success." 

Timmer joins Linnworks from eoStar, an end-to-end software solution for direct store delivery distributors that provides leading route accounting, order management and warehouse management functionality, and where as CEO, he led the company through significant growth while achieving consistently high client satisfaction. Prior to eoStar, Timmer served as Chief Revenue Officer at BluJay Solutions (now E2Open), which was an evolution of a West Michigan company, Lean Logistics, that he helped to both start and grow to unforeseen levels of success. 

"We are thrilled to welcome Chris as CEO of Linnworks as the leader we believe will bring the company to its next level of growth," said Peter Chung, a managing director, and Grant Schachter, a principal at Marlin Equity Partners. "We look forward to supporting Chris and the leadership team as Linnworks becomes the breakaway player in the IMS/OMS global marketplace."

"We also want to recognize the contributions of Callum Campbell, whose leadership brought us to where we are in the Linnworks journey today," added Roland Pezzutto, a managing director, and Nigel Clifford, an operating executive at Marlin Equity Partners. Campbell will continue to serve as a director on the company's board. 

About Linnworks

Linnworks connects modern sellers with their customers around the world through inventory and order management software designed for the effortless economy. Linnworks powers businesses to drive growth and boost brand success, processing over $8 billion in gross merchandise value each year globally and serving product sellers across the customer journey from startups to scale-ups to some of the world's largest, recognizable brands. For more information, please visit

Contact Information:
Monica Sullivan
Chief Marketing Officer
[email protected]

Press Release Service by

Original Source: IMS/OMS Leader Linnworks Appoints Retail & Supply Chain Technology Leader Chris Timmer as New CEO to Accelerate Company's Next Stage of Growth

Related Stories

best marketing company in Miami


133rd Canton Fair Online Brings Together Quality Products to...

GUANGZHOU, China, June 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- About 400 companies are showcasing high-quality maternity...

Sprout Pharmaceuticals Announces Release of Abstract Reporting Positive Interim...

70% of women diagnosed with breast cancer report having sexual dysfunction, this includes disorders...

Expedia Cruises Drops Anchor in Brookfield

Local Entrepreneur Holds Grand Opening Celebration on June 6 for Travelers Looking to Book...

GreenFields of Geneva Officially Joins Lifespace Communities’ Family of...

DALLAS, June 2, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Lifespace Communities officially welcomes GreenFields of Geneva today,...

Give Dad the Gift of Flavor This Father’s Day...

Let Bushwick Kitchen Take Care of Your Father's Day Gift, and for a Limited...


DALLAS, May 31, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE: EAT) will host an...
watch free celebrity tv