READY Robotics Announces Allan Gibson as VP of Manufacturing Technology & Automation

It is our pleasure to announce the addition of Allan Gibson as Vice President of Manufacturing Technology & Automation. 

Allan will work with READY’s network of partners and enterprise clients to develop and execute large-scale automation strategies powered by Forge/OS.

In his previous role as the Director of Advanced Robotics & Automation at The Estée Lauder Companies, Allan oversaw the global automation & robotics strategy. He launched and led some of the company’s most transformative programs in the packaging and distribution segments of the global value chain. Before joining The Estée Lauder Companies, Allan was the Global Automation & Robotics Manager at Stanley Black & Decker. There he led the company’s strategy for automation to reduce cost, create agility, and control IP. He also focused on enabling Industry 4.0 and standardizing equipment across the organization’s 115+ facilities.

Allan holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Texas Tech University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Texas. He also completed the Executive Development Program (EDP) at The Wharton School.

READY Robotics is the creator of Forge/OS, a user-friendly application platform for robotics and automation. For more information, contact READY at 833-732-3967 or email