People & Careers

Allport elevates HR head to main board

debbie webley

Forwarder says human resources key to success and ‘should have a voice at the highest level’

Maersk announces senior Asia Pacific appointments

Lars Mikael Jensen

Lars Mikael Jensen becomes regional CEO from 1 September

Maersk Line appoints new southeast Asia executive

18-year shipping veteran flies in from Africa

Hellmann UK appoints new head of air freight

Move comes as the business reports strong first-quarter performance

BIFA names new director general

Robert Keen to succeed Peter Quantrill, who retires from the trade association in August

British Shippers’ Council confirms new appointments

New chair is Gillian Scott from John Lewis, while vice-chair is Barry Wallace from Marks and Spencer

CEVA appoints new COO for contract logistics

Former shipper Brett Bissell promoted from Latin America role

Allport appoints new managing director of air freight

Steve Williams held previous senior roles at DB Schenker and Panalpina

Maersk shuffles key Asia executives

Switch of regional CEO Thomas Knusden to Damco expected to boost forwarding subsidiary

FPS Group appoints head of business development for Sri Lanka

Senaka Premaratne takes on newly created post for grouping of independent forwarders and consolidators

Hansa Heavy Lift appoints new head of Americas

Steven Neuendorff takes over management of Houston and Sao Paulo offices

Glyn Hughes becomes new IATA head of cargo

Association retains continuity with in-house appointment following retirement of Des Vertannes

Rickmers-Linie appoints new US president and CEO

Waldemar Val Poulsen takes over from Robert Sappio, effective 1 July 2014

CMA CGM appoints vice-chairman executive officer

Rodolphe Saadé is now second-in-command of the Group, whilst company has promising Q1

Buffaload Logistics appoints new Sales Director

Graham Usher joins leading temperature controlled logistics operator as expansion plans unfold

Advice and Insight

GUEST EDITOR: Growing in other sectors

Darren Wright, Allseas Global Logistics managing director and founder

Lloyd’s Loading List.com spoke to Allseas Global Logistics managing director and founder Darren Wright, about new directions and ambitions

Talking about my generation

Rob Riddleston, head of transport and logistics, manufacturing and transportation team, Barclays, discusses how transport and logistics providers will pay the price for benefits packages that fail to meet the expectations of younger generations

The judge’s decision is final

Choosing the finalists for the Global Freight Awards 2013

Q&A: A decade of deliveries

Allseas Global Logistics celebrates its tenth anniversary this year. Darren Wright, managing director and co-owner and founder of Allseas, talks to Lloyd’s Loading List.com

People

Allport elevates HR head to main board

debbie webley

Forwarder says human resources key to success and ‘should have a voice at the highest level’

Maersk announces senior Asia Pacific appointments

Lars Mikael Jensen becomes regional CEO from 1 September

Maersk Line appoints new southeast Asia executive

18-year shipping veteran flies in from Africa

Hellmann UK appoints new head of air freight

Move comes as the business reports strong first-quarter performance

Have Your Say

The long, slow price quote

Zvi Schreiber, CEO of Freightos

Forwarders are losing out on new business due to out-dated back-end systems and a silo mentality, says Zvi Schreiber, CEO of Freightos

Call for data to be collated on illegal foreign vehicles

Member of Parliament for Cambridgeshire claims the avoidance of such payments is costing the British taxpayer circa £3million per annum in lost revenue

A unique logistic proposition?

A senior shipping advisor contributes his thoughts on the new Liverpool2 terminal

Asia/Europe traffic again

Ingvar Bergman discusses liner operators and GRIs