Robot Coupe bids farewell to Bruce Robson and names Andrew Ashwin as Managing Director

27 November 2020

With Bruce Robson’s retirement at the end of 2020, Robot Coupe Australia today announced that Andrew Ashwin has been appointed as new Managing Director, effective 14 December 2020.

Commenting on his decision to retire, Bruce said “I believe Robot Coupe is in a strong position with a bright future, and am proud to have led the company during a period of growth.

I am extremely proud of my management group, sales and marketing, finance, distribution and support teams who are second to none. I want to thank my colleagues, clients and industry contacts for the tremendous support over the last 12 years.”  

Please join Robot Coupe in welcoming Andrew Ashwin as new Managing Director, Australia & New Zealand.

Andrew has a long history in the industry, joining from Arc Glassware where he served as Regional Managing Director covering Oceania, Japan, Korea and SE Asia. Andrew has the leadership and communication skills to continue delivering the highest level of service to Robot Coupe customers, dealer network and industry associations. Andrew said, “I am honoured and excited to lead Robot Coupe following on from Bruce and his legacy and take advantage of the exciting potential ahead for this great brand”.

As world leaders in food preparation equipment, manufactured in France, we have been servicing the Hospitality industry in Australia for over 30 years. Robot Coupe has the largest share of the commercial food processor / vegetable preparation machine market in Australia.

Robot Coupe is tremendously grateful to Bruce for his 12 years of service and wish him all the very best in the next phase of his life.

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