CEO leaves Crawford Electric Supply (Sonepar USA)

The long-serving President Jeff Metzler is leaving Crawford Electric Supply, a company based in Houston/Texas and owned by Sonepar, in order to pursue interests outside of Sonepar.

Until a new President is found the industry expert John Hardy is taking the helm. Hardy has been CEO of the US wholesaler CapitalTristate, which also belongs to Sonepar, for 20 years. Since January of this year Hardy has been a member of the Sonepar USA management team and in this position he reports directly to the boss of Sonepar USA.