Arno Groll brings an engineering background, management skills, and organizational expertise to his role as Chief Manufacturing Officer. Arno studied Aerospace Engineering at FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences (Germany).
Arno has held operational positions in highly technical and/or regulated industry sectors in Canada, Europe, and Asia. Most recently, he served as Quality and Process Excellence manager for GEA, one of the largest suppliers of process technology for the food industry and a wide range of other industries, where he directed the quality management system and delivered high-calibre support for sophisticated production methods, while ensuring operational alignment with statutory and regulatory requirements. Prior to his work at GEA, Arno served as Director of Global Business Operations for LAM Research (Singapore), a leading supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the global semiconductor industry.
As Chief Manufacturing Officer, Arno oversees HEXO Corp.’s day-to-day operations in support of our growth. This includes oversight of and responsibility for operations, supply chain, and our expansion projects.