Rexel USA Announces New Gulf Central Region President

Rexel USA, a subsidiary of Rexel Group, is pleased to announce Shawn Hawkins as its new Gulf Central Region President.

Hawkins has worked in the distribution industry for 30 years, most recently as Vice President of Commercial Excellence at Wesco. He has served in a variety of capacities on both the supplier and distribution side, working in customer segments ranging from commercial and industrial construction; industrial MRO; automation; semiconductor; integrated supply; data, security, and communications; industrial OEM; and utility. 

“I’m excited to join the Rexel organization and very eager to be a part of the Gulf Central Region. The Gulf Central team has a reputation for delivering outstanding results, exceeding customer and supplier expectations, and winning in the marketplace,” said Hawkins

 About Rexel USA:

Rexel USA, the parent corporation for Rexel Group business activities in the United States, is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and is one of the largest distributors of electrical products, data communication, and related supplies in the United States. Rexel USA operates its electrical distribution business in the United States through eight regions that go to market under various banner and trade names, including Rexel, Rexel Automation, Gexpro, Mayer and Platt Electric Supply. In addition to an online store, Rexel USA has a distribution network of more than 460 warehouse storefront locations throughout the U.S.

About Rexel Group:

Rexel, a worldwide expert in the multichannel professional distribution of products and services for the energy world, addresses three main markets: residential, commercial and industrial. The Group supports its residential, commercial and industrial customers by providing a tailored and scalable range of products and services in energy management for construction, renovation, production, and maintenance. Rexel operates through a network of more than 1,900 branches in 21 countries, with more than 26,000 employees. The Group’s sales were €18.7 billion in 2022.