Ancra International recently announced that Larry Bethel has been promoted to president and general manager of the Cargo Systems Division.
In this role, Bethel is responsible for all functions for Ancra International’s Cargo Division, the company said. He joined Ancra International in July 2012 as director of purchasing and planning. Eighteen months later, he then moved into the role of director of operations in April 2014, according to the company.
Bethel comes to Ancra from Hill-Rom, a manufacturer of medical devices, where he spent four years as director of global sourcing and procurement, the company said. “He also brings 20 years of diversified blue chip leadership experience in aerospace, high tech manufacturing and global operations,” according to Ancra.