Robert J. Eck retires from Anixter

Anixter one of the world's largest distributors of network and  security solutions, and utility power solutions is headquartered..........

in Glenview, ILL, with USD 7.93 bn (EUR 6.44 bn) in revenue in 2017. Compared to 2016 with USD 7.62 bn (EUR 6.19 bn), this is an increase of 4%. Net income was USD 109 m (EUR 88.5 m), down by 10%.

Robert J. Eck will retire as President and CEO at the end of June 2018, following a 28-year career with the company.

From 1.7.2018 William A. Galvin (55) will be his successor; Galvin has been with the company since 1984 and has served in various management positions ever since.